The boys and girls combined to win the overall team championship of the Bertrand Invitational Track Meet on Monday, April 22. The boys finished in first place while the girls earned runner-up honors.
The Bertrand girls have opportunities to qualify in the 4 x 100, 4x 400, and 4 x 800 relays. Karmen Schmidtt is a strong contender in the long jump and 100 meter runs. Grace Schwarz will be pushing to finish in the top 2 spots in the mile with a season best time of 5:54. Tessa Callahan will be competing for a spot in the 300 meter hurdles with a season best time of 50.3. Kristine Edgren is leading the district in both the shot (40′ 11″) and discus (120′ 1″), along with Courtney Philips in the pole vault with a personal best 10′ 0″.
The district meet will start at 10:30 Wednesday with the first round of field events followed immediately by second round events. Running events are scheduled to start at 12:30. Admission is $5 for adults, $4 for K-12. Since this is an NSAA District event, Bertrand School Activity Passes/Season Tickets and Conference Passes cannot be accepted.