Julien Hearn

N-O trackster Julien Hearn earned silver in high jump at the NSAA State Track and Field Championships in Class D.

After six events, the Neligh-Oakdale boys track team sits in seventh place in Class D at the 2019 NSAA State Track and Field Championships, in Omaha, Friday, May 17.

The Warriors have 11.5 points, powered by three medal-earning performances.

Julien Hearn picked up the silver medal in high jump, sailing over the bar at 6' 6."

Trevor Pfeifer of Humphrey St. Francis won the event, clearing the same height.

Hearn was scheduled to run the 100m preliminaries this afternoon, but did not compete.

Senior Cole Belitz earned two medals during Friday's session and has a chance for two additional medals during Saturday's events.

Belitz ended sixth in the 3200m run, completing the race in 10:35.58.

In pole vault, he tied for eighth place in pole vault, clearing 13'.

Dallas Snyder finished 15th in high jump, reaching 5' 10".

In the 110m hurdles preliminary, Isiac Kurpgeweit ended fifth in his heat, running 16.23. He will not advance to tomorrow's final.

Colby Sehi cross the tape in sixth in his 100m heat, running 11.64. He will not advance to tomorrow's final.

In the girls division, long distance strider Emma Bixler crossed the finish line in eighth place in the 3200m.

Bixler ran 12:49.02.

On Saturday, Dawson Kaup will start the day for the Warriors, competing in discus at 8:30 a.m.

Belitz is scheduled to run the 800m at 9:30.

At 10:30, Hearn will attempt to earn a second medal as he participates in long jump.

Bixler and Belitz will finish the meet for the Warriors at 1:45. Both will run the 1600m.


(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.