Eagles prepare for conference, sub section meets

Photos by Chad Koenen
Aidyn Baune took fifth place in the triple jump with a jump of 32’.

By Chad Koenen


The New York Mills track team competed in the Section 6A True Team meet on Tuesday in Pelican Rapids.

The Eagles posted several personal and season best times in one of the largest track meets outside of the sub section and section meet. 

Aidyn Baune posted a season best jump in the triple jump with a jump of 32’ to take fifth place on Tuesday. 

The 4×200-meter relay team of Baune, Payton Lausten, Alayna Baune and Katherin Garcia posted a season best time of 1:55.03 to capture third place, while the 4×400-meter relay of Garcia, O’Dea, Alayna Baune and Macy Koljonen posted a season best time of 4:33.53 to take 11th place overall.

Also finishing the top 10 overall was Brielle Malone who took eighth place in the 3200-meter run with a time of 13:17.27. 

In the 400-meter dash, Morgyn O’Dea posted a personal best with a time of 1:10.19, while Dixie Dykhoff posted a personal best in the 800-meter run with a time of 2:43.21. In the field events, Zaidie Trigueros posted a personal best in the long jump with a jump of 11’7 1/4”.

On the boys side, Gage Brasel posted a personal best time in the 100-meter dash with a time of 14.3, while Elijah Geiser posted a personal best in the 1600-meter run to finish in 16th place overall and Carl Peterman posted a personal best in the discus with a throw of 67’11 1/2”. 

In addition to his 16th place finish in the 1600-meter run, Geiser took 16th place in the 800-meter run to lead the way for the boys team. 


100 Dash: 19. Payton Lausten 14.90, 28. Zaidie Trigueros 16.33

200 Dash: 13. Katherin Garcia 29.23, 27. Zaidie Trigueros 33.68

400 Dash: 19. Morgan O’Dea 1:10.19

800 Run: 14. Macy Koljonen 2:43.21, 21. Dixie Dykhoff 2:58.84

1600 Run: 16. Brielle Malone 6:10.08

3200 Run: 8. Brielle Malone 13:17.27

4×200 Relay: 3. Relay Team 1:55.03

4×400 Relay: 11. Relay Team 4:33.53

High Jump: 22. Alexis Rudolph 4-2

Long Jump: 11. Alayna Baune 14-6.5, 25. Zaidie Trigueros 11-7.25

Triple Jump: 5. Aidyn Baune 32-0, 13. Alayna Baune 30-2.5

Discus: 21. Alexis Rudolph 72-5, Josi Mindermann 68-5

Shot Put: 23. Josi Mindermann 23-9.25, 24. Alexis Rudolph 23-8


100 Dash: 27. Cole Wilson 13.27, 28. Gage Brasel 14.30

200 Dash: 24. Cole Wilson 26.60, 27. Justin Kassa 27.51

800 Run: 16. Elijah Geiser 2:21.63

1600 Run: 16. Elija Geiser 5:29.74, 26. Jeron Witt 7:03.91

Long Jump: 21. Cole Wilson 15-10.75, 25. Justin Kassa 14-10.5

Discus: 25. Carl Peterman 67-11.5

Shot Put: 22. Carl Peterman 26-6.5