Anamosa junior Maggie McQuillen blasts off the starting line opening the class 3A 4x800 relay inside Drake Stadium Thursday, May 16. With teammates Ava Claussen-Tubbs, Gabby Gadient and Corinne Gadient, the foursome turned in a state runner-up performance posting a time of 9:39.60.
Anamosa junior Gabby Gadient, right, lunges forward to place the baton into the hand of teammate Olivia Nebergall as the pair helped the Raiders to a fifth-place finish and state medal performance in the 3A distance medley relay Friday, May 17.
Midland’s Luke Lasack lets loose with a huge 50-foot, 1.5-inch throw on his final attempt of prelims during the class 1A state shot put event in Des Moines Thursday, May 16. The toss placed Lasack into the finals where he eventually placed third in the state.