Golden Bears place first at Poky Relays
Bishop Garrigan won 11 events and placed first with 195 points in Class C to take the team title at the Pocahontas Area Relays held in Pocahontas on Friday, April 21.
Joel Vaske was one of the stars for the black-and-gold by earning four gold medals, including a pair of individual winners as the senior took the 400-meter dash in 53.27 and the won the 400-meter hurdles with his clocking of 58.81.
Joel teamed up with teammates John Meis, Ryan Kenyon and Tristian Ferguson to win the 4 x 800-meter relay in 8:58.71 and ran along with John Capesius, Gibson Behr and Max Patkins to cross the finish line with a time of 3:48.49.
For more on this story, please see the April 27 issue of Kossuth County Advance.