The following Meskwaki Student-Athletes have qualified for the 2021 Iowa High School Athletic Association (IHSAA) Track & Field State Meet. The state meet will take place this Thursday, May 20 through Saturday, May 22 at Drake Stadium which is also known as the “Blue Oval” located in Des Moines, IA. Attendance limitations have been removed for this week’s Iowa High School State Track & Field Championships following updated public health guidance and coordination with Drake University and Polk County Health Department. Tickets are now on sale to all spectators, which you can purchase here at this link: https://www.iahsaa.org/tickets/
From South Tama County High School, we have Eli Keahna (SR) who qualified for the shot put field event and then there is Trusten Rosenberger (JR) who qualified to run in the 4 x 800-Meter Relay, as well as the 800-Meter Run. From Meskwaki High School we have two state qualifiers in the girls long jump, Sia Bear (FR) and Shye Johnson (JR). Shye will also be running in the 1500-Meter Run. Last, but not least we have Taurice Grant (SR) who qualified in the 100-Meter Dash, 400-Meter Dash, and Long Jump.
Thursday, May 20
- 11:30am Shot Put – Eli Keahna
- 12:10pm 4 x 800 Meter Relay – Trusten Rosenberger
- 3:30pm Boys Long Jump – Taurice Grant
- 6:00pm Girls Long Jump – Sia Bear & Shye Johnson
- 7:35pm 100 Meter Dash Preliminary – Taurice Grant
- 8:10pm 400 Meter Dash – Taurice Grant
Saturday, May 22
- 10:00am 800 Meter Run – Trusten Rosenberger
- *3:55pm 100 Meter Dash Final – Taurice Grant
- 5:05pm 1500 Meter Run – Shye Johnson
Great track season to all and good luck to all State Qualifiers! We are proud of all of you and your hard work and dedication!