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Dukes win outside in Oregon

Published: Wednesday, April 2, 2014 12:31 a.m. CST
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Polo's Payton Taylor and Oregon's Blane Powell compete in the 4x800 meter relay Tuesday night. The event was run with both the boys and girls teams on the track at the same time. Photo by Chris Johnson

Dixon (133) topped Oregon (95) and Polo-Forreston (78) in a boys track meet featuring some of the area’s top performers on Tuesday in Oregon.

Genoa-Kingston (64) and Dakota (4) rounded out the field.

Earning wins for the Dukes were Evan Grady in the 3,200 (10 minutes, 15.32 seconds), Kyle Le-Blanc in the 100 (12.03), Simon Thorpe in the 800 (2:04.38), Quinton Douglas in 300 hurdles (43.29), Chance Fisher in the 1,600 (5:10.39), Matt Coffey in the 200 (23.95), Josh Musgrove in the shot put (38-5) and Josh Wiseman in the long jump (19-11).

Dixon also won the 400 relay (45.73).

For Oregon, coming out on top were Pierce Dhaese in the 400 (53.92), Troy Pudlas in the discus (132-4) and Ashton Rutherford in the pole vault (12-6).

The Hawks also won the 1,600 relay (3:41.55).

For Polo-Forreston, Brad Cavanaugh won the high jump (6-0), and Brian Cavanaugh won the triple jump (40-2). The Marcos also took the 800 relay (1:37.4).

Girls track

Duchesses roll at Oregon: Dixon (154) nearly doubled up its nearest competitor, Oregon (81), in a five-team meet hosted by the Hawks.

Earning wins for the Duchesses were Shannon Lahey in the 100 (13.73) and 200 (28.69), Maggie Bushman in the 800 (2:37.56) and triple jump (33-4 1/4), Katie Pitman in the 1,600 (5:46.44), Megan Cooper in the pole vault (7-6) and Lexy Duncan in the long jump (17-11 1/2).

Dixon also won the 1,600 (4:29.84) and 3,200 (10:33) relays.

Shannon Cullen paced Oregon with wins in the shot put (37-9) and discus (92-1). The Hawks’ single-event winners included Kelci Foss in the 3,200 (14:26.41) and Whitney Long in the high jump (5-0).

Polo-Forreston was fourth with 38 points. Placing second for the Marcos were Haley Cisketti in the 3,200 (14:29) and Naeva Groenwold in the long jump (15-0 1/2).

Girls soccer

Indian Creek 3, Dixon 0: The Duchesses began their season with a loss to the Timberwolves in Waterman.

Carly Hartle made three saves for Dixon.

 

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