CCA shines at WaMaC indoor track meet
By Chris Umscheid
North Liberty Leader
MOUNT VERNON— Tuesday, March 20, was the boys’ turn at the WaMaC indoor meet. As on the day before for the girls, the weather outside was nearly perfect for a track meet. Inside, the action was hot as the Clear Creek Amana (CCA) Clippers posted five wins and set three new meet records.
Alec Linnenbrink won the JV 55-meter hurdles in 8:06; Jared Ganschow won the varsity 200-meter dash in 22.05 seconds (setting a new meet record) and the varsity 400-meter dash in 50.63 seconds (also a new record). The 4x400-meter relay squad staffed by Dillon Villhauer, Caleb Sedlacek, Tony Pederson and Ganschow won in 3:31.61 to set a meet record while Noah Stopko won the JV shot put with a 42’-10” throw.
Varsity 55-meter hurdles— 3, Dillon Villhauer, 7.95.
JV 55-meter hurdles— 1, Alec Linnenbrink, 8.06.
Varsity 55-meter dash— 4, John Nzombo, 6.70.
Varsity 1600-meter run— 6, Jack Murray, 4:53.26.
JV 4x200-meter relay— 7, CCA (M. Stopko, Kam Kahler, Jake Swenka, Austin Smith), 1:47.29.
JV 4x800-meter relay— 7, CCA (Austin Paris, Dustin Yelland, Tony Pederson, Aaron Campbell), 11:37.84.
Varsity 200-meter dash— 1, Jared Ganschow, 22.05. 4, Caleb Sedlacek, 24.10.
JV 200-meter dash— 2, Tanner Bandy, 24.85. 3, Nash Stopko, 25.02.
Varsity 400-meter dash— 1, Jared Ganschow, 50.63. 2, Dillon Villhauer, 53.53.
Varsity 800-meter run— 3, Caleb Sedlacek, 2:07.83.
Varsity 4x400-meter relay— 1, CCA (Dillon Villhauer, Caleb Sedlacek, Tony Pederson, Jared Ganschow), 3:31.61.
JV 4x400-meter relay— 6, CCA (John Nzombo, Tanner Bandy, Nash Stopko, Mitchel Stopko), 3:54.67.
JV high jump— 4, Cody Wagner, 5-2.
JV long jump— 4, Tyler Kasper, 17-00.
JV shot put— 1, Nash Stopko, 42-10.
Results courtesy of Mount Vernon High School.