Willmar track teams both take 5th at 8AA
Both the Willmar Cardinals girls and boys track teams placed fifth in the 16-school field participating in the Section 8AA Track and Field Championships which concluded Friday at Sartell.
In girls, Alexandria finished in first one point up on Bemidji. Brainerd won boys with Sartell runner-up.
Willmar senior Rose Jackson qualified in four events. Besides the 100 and 200 dashes and long jump she will run a leg on the 4x400 relay with Miranda Roelofs, Samantha Hanson and Sophie Schmitz. Also competing starting this Friday at Hamline University in St. Paul will be Chris Cunningham in the boys 200 dash.
Jared Olson gets ace at Little Crow CC
Jared Olson of Hawick recorded a hole-in-one at Little Crow Country Club on No. 2 Willows, using a 9-iron, the pro shop reported on Saturday.
MACCRAY’s Asche to play in ‘Class of Classes’
MACCRAY’s Carter Asche has been selected to play for the 2015 team in the Clash of the Classes game Friday at Augsburg College in Minneapolis.
Clash of the Classes showcases premier, upcoming talent from each of four Minnesota school classes.
Asche, who will be a junior this fall, is one of 11 players on the 2015 team.
The 2016 class and the 2017 class play at 6 p.m. and the 2014 class and the 2015 class play at 8 p.m.