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Caden Denker wins two gold, Scout boys place third at SRC

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Caden Denker

Caden Denker sprints away from the pack in the 100 prelims on April 26 at Shelby-Rising City High School.

Caden Denker's two gold medals paced David City to a third-place finish on April 26 at the Shelby-Rising City Invite.

Denker's two wins came in the 100 and 200-meter dash. He finished the 100 in 11.02 seconds, edging fellow Scout Seth Golden by 0.50 seconds. Denker sprinted to a time of 22.36 seconds in the 200. Jack McKay won silver, recording a time of 23.42 seconds.

Seth Golden

Seth Golden sprints toward the finish in the 100 prelims on April 26 at the SRC Invite in Shelby.

McKay, Golden, Ethan Underwood and Denker raced to gold in the boys 400 relay with a time of 45.75 seconds. Barrett Andel earned a silver in the pole vault with a height of 11 feet, 6 inches. 

The David City boys finished with 69 points. Osceola won the meet with 72 points and Sandy Creek was the runner-up with 70.

Neely Behrns led the Scout girls team with two silver medals. Behrns posted a 200 time of 27.33 seconds, 0.02 seconds behind Cross County's Josi Noble, who won the race. The senior also placed second in the long jump with a mark of 15-7.50. Kaydance Smith was third in the same event, jumping to a distance of 14-10.25.

Lili Eickmeier

Lili Eickmeier jumps over a hurdle in the 100 hurdle prelims on April 26 at Shelby-Rising City High School.

Lili Eickmeier finished second in the 100 hurdles. She hurdled to a time of 16.60 seconds. Hailey Glodowski and Meagan Jahde each claimed a bronze medal. Glodowski won her medal in the 3200 with a time of 14:12.21, and Jahde posted a time of 2:41.93 in the 800.

Overall, the Scout girls finished fifth with 50 points. SRC won the meet with 105 points and East Butler was the runner-up with 75 points.

David City competed Tuesday in the Southern Nebraska Conference meet in Fairbury.

Ashley Villalba

Ashley Villalba throws a shot in the shot put on April 26 at the SRC Invite in Shelby. Villalba placed fifth with a throw of 30 feet, 3 inches.

Barrett Andel

Barrett Andel clears the bar after a pole vault on April 26 at Shelby-Rising City High School.

Darwin Arcos

Darwin Arcos throws a disc on April 26 at the SRC Invite in Shelby. Arcos won a fourth-place medal in the shot put.

Hailey Glodowski

Hailey Glodowski runs a lap in the 3200 on April 26 at the SRC Invite in Shelby.


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