Area Sports Schedule
Monday, July 16
Denison-Schleswig at Harlan, 7 p.m.
Denison-Schleswig had four boys compete in the Class 3A portion of the 2018 Iowa State Track and Field Meet that took place Thursday through Saturday at Drake Stadium at Des Moines.
The Denison-Schleswig boys garnered 53.5 points to finish seventh out of eight schools at a Class 3A state-qualifying track and field meet on Thursday at Atlantic.
Denison-Schleswig tallied 20 points and placed 13th in the final team standings at the Abraham Lincoln Boys’ Track and Field Invitational on Thursday at Council Bluffs.
Chad Van Kley’s Denison-Schleswig track and field squad tallied 31 points and tied for 12th in the final team standings at the Cyclone Invitational on Tuesday at Harlan.
Denison-Schleswig will field a youthful boys’ track and field team in 2018, as 38 of the 50 athletes out are in the lower two grades for eighth-year head coach Chad Van Kley.
The Denison-Schleswig boys competed in two events in the Class 3A division of the state track and field meet that took place Thursday through Saturday at Drake Stadium at Des Moines.
Denison-Schleswig advanced two events to the state track and field meet from the boys’ portion of the Class 3A state-qualifying meet that took place on Thursday at Denison.
The Denison-Schleswig boys competed in only 10 of the 18 events on Tuesday night, as the Monarchs tallied 34 points to place ninth out of 10 schools at the Harlan Relays.
The Denison-Schleswig boys claimed their second consecutive team title on Thursday night, as the Monarchs rang up 158.5 points at the AHST/Walnut Invitational at Avoca.
In setting 24 personal-bests on Tuesday night, the Denison-Schleswig boys garnered 187 points to win the team championship at the Maple Valley/Anthon-Oto Invitational at Mapleton.
Denison-Schleswig senior Nhial Biliew earned a pair of medals in his three events during the Class 3A portion of the 2016 state track and field meet on Thursday at Drake Stadium at Des Moines.
The Denison-Schleswig boys tallied 38 points to tie with Clarinda for seventh place at the Hawkeye 10 Conference track and field meet on Thursday at Clarinda.
Nhial Biliew placed second in the 400-meter dash and third in the high jump to lead the Denison-Schleswig boys at the Buena Vista University Indoor track and field meet on Friday at Storm Lake.
Denison-Schleswig’s Nhial Biliew had himself quite an experience in his first trip to the state track and field meet on Thursday at Drake Stadium in Des Moines.
Denison-Schleswig finished with 32 points on Thursday night to place 10th in the boys’ portion of the Hawkeye 10 Conference track and field meet at Glenwood.
Zach Rauch won the discus event and Gustavo Flores took gold in the 1,600-meter run, as the Denison-Schleswig boys tallied 76 points to place third out of four schools at the Boone Relays on Thursday.
Chad Van Kley’s Denison-Schleswig track and field team scored 53 points to place sixth out of eight schools in the boys’ portion of the Tiger-Knight Relays on Thursday at Carroll.
Denison-Schleswig senior Blake Beymer competed in the high school boys’ 100-meter dash prelims on Friday morning at the Drake Relays in Des Moines.
Blake Beymer was in on four first-place finishes and Nate Pardun took gold in two events, as the Monarchs tallied 89 points to win the boys’ portion of the Denison-Schleswig Co-Ed track and field meet on Friday at Denison.