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PREP ROUNDUP: Kaneland takes team title at NI Big 12 indoor meet

Published: Sunday, March 17, 2013 5:30 a.m. CDT • Updated: Monday, March 18, 2013 10:37 a.m. CDT

Kaneland won the boys track team championship at the Northern Illinois Big 12 meet at Sterling on Saturday. DeKalb took third place while Sycamore was fifth overall.

Kaneland's Marshall Farthing took third place in the high jump while Sycamore's Logan Wright was fourth. Kaneland's Dylan Kupiers was third in the pole vault.

DeKalb's Colin Martin was third in the 3,200 with a time of 10:19.22 while Paul Fielder was fourth and Sycamore's Adam Millburg was fifth.

DeKalb's 4x800 relay team was third in 8:31.26. Kaneland senior Tanner Andrews was second in the triple jump with a mark of 41-02.25.

Kaneland's Nate Dyer took second in the shot put. Kaneland's Brandon Bishop took second in the 60 while DeKalb's Dre Brown was fourth. Kaneland junior Dylan Nauert won the 60 hurdles in 8.78 seconds.

DeKalb's 4x200 relay won the meet in 1:35.84.

Sycamore's David Emmert won the 800 in 2:02.28. Kaneland's Nathan Kucera won the 400 in 52.99. Sycamore sophomore Dion Hooker won the 200 in 23.31.

Kaneland's 4x400 relay won the meet in 3:33.80.


Brown wins triple jump: DeKalb's Jasmine Brown took first in the triple jump with a mark of 37-05.5 and was second in the long jump with a mark of 17-11.

DeKalb junior Kelsey Schrader was second in the 1600 in 5:16.94. Sycamore sophomore Lilia Edwards was third in the 60 hurdles in 10.07.

Kaneland's Lauren Zick was first in the 60 with a time of 7.92. Kaneland sophomore Elle Tattoni was third in the shot put.

Kaneland's Lauren Zick took first in the 200 and was second in the 400 with a time of 1:00.08.

Kaneland's 4x800 relay was second in 10:38 while DeKalb finished fourth. Kaneland also won the 4x200 relay with DeKalb finishing second and the Knights won the 4x400 relay.


DeKalb takes fourth: DeKalb took fourth place out of six teams in a round-robin event on Saturday. Geneva took first place.

Tristan Draper, Jaci Nguyen and Maddie McDougall each took third place in singles events. Nicole Orzechowski and Cierra Grant teamed to take third place as a doubles team.

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