Humboldt Wildcats Boys’ Track finishes second in State Qualifier, qualifies for five events at State Meet

By: Matt Scher, [email protected]

Gilbert, IA – The Humboldt Wildcats Boys’ Track team competed yesterday in the 2022 3A State Qualifying Meet at Gilbert High School, with the boys’ team finishing second in the team rankings with a score of 84.

The team standings for the event were as follows:

  1. North Polk – 213
  2. Humboldt – 84
  3. Iowa Falls-Alden – 81
  4. Algona – 80
  5. Hampton-Dumont-CAL – 71.5
  6. TIE: Gilbert, Nevada, Webster City – 65.50

The following Wildcats are Humboldt’s State Qualifiers:

4 x 110 Meter Shuttle Hurdle

Jordan Coon (Sr.)Jackson Dodd (Fr.)Keegan Groat (Fr.)Coen Matson (Fr.)

4 x 800 Meter Relay

Jackson Dodd (Fr.), Mason Van Pelt (Fr.), Jackson Chambers (Fr.), Trevor Jacobson (Sr.)

Distance Medley

Corey Dettman (So.), Carson Berte (Sr.), Caden Matson (Sr.), Trevor Jacobson (Sr.)

800 Meter Run

Trevor Jacobson (Sr.)

Shot Put

Ben Kuehnast (Sr.) (At-large Qualifier)

The State Meet will be on Thursday, May 19 at Drake University at a to be determined time.