Huron vaulters win titles at invitational in Yankton

HURON — Huron pole vaulters Reagan Francom and Tessa Musil won titles for the Tigers on Thursday at the First Dakota Relays in Yankton.

Francom cleared 13-feet, 6-inches to win the boys’ title. Casey Skillingstad of Yankton was second at 13-0.

Huron had a strong showing in the girls’ competition, claiming three of the top five spots.

Tessa Musil won the event for the Tigers with a vault of 10-0, while teammate Lexy Chase was second at 9-6. Kamelia Schneider was fourth for Huron at 9-0.

The Tigers also had several placewinners in the sophomore meet, which was held in conjunction with the varsity meet.

Katie Schoenfelder claimed the top spot in the shot put with a mark of 31-1.75. She also was sixth in the discus with a distance of 82-8.5.

Samantha Zell was third for Huron in the 100 hurdles at 18.2 seconds, while Michelle Johnson was fourth in the 800 at 2:43.0.

Trent Francom and Ryan Harvey finished second and third, respectively, for the Tigers in the sophomore boys’ pole vault using jumps of 10-6.

Thursday’s meet, which was not originally on the schedule, was the first for the Huron track teams since the Huron Invitational on April 5 at Tiger Stadium.

The Tigers will travel to Aberdeen today for the Al Sahli Invitational at 11 a.m.


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