CGB Distance Runners Dylan Howell and Will Fuson Qualify for IHSA State Track Meet
Bronco junior Dylan Howell comes around the curve ahead of ALAH’s Jacob Adcock in the 3200 meter run at Sectionals last week. Dylan would finish in fifth place and qualify by easily besting the time standard of 10:12.64 set by the IHSA. Dylan’s time was 10:04.18. He will run on Saturday, May 27 in the IHSA State Track and Field finals.
By SALLY McCARTHY
Broncos junior distance runner, Dylan Howell qualified for the Class 1A IHSA State Track and Field meet in the 3200 meter run. Dylan placed fifth but his time of 10:04.18 was well under the IHSA qualifying standard of 10:12.64. He will run on
Saturday, May 27 on the big blue oval at Eastern Illinois University, the site of the state track and field championships.
Joining Dylan at State will be freshman Will Fuson. Will finished eighth in the 1600 meter run with a PR time of 4:38.44 again qualifying on time. The 1600 meter race was quite loaded with the top eight runners all advancing to state. He will run in the Class 1A prelims on Thursday, May 25.
Dylan and Will were the only scorers for CGB with Dylan’s fifth place in the 3200 meters and Will’s fifth place in the 800 meters.
Results for the Cerro Gordo Bement Broncos boys team follow.
Shot Put: Ivan Corpus 11.34m; Thomas Pierceall 11.13m
Discus: Jariah Adamson 40.89m; Ian Glennon 26.40m
Pole Vault: Tyce Alumbaugh 2.64m, PR
Long Jump: Jariah Adamson 5.73m
Triple Jump: Tyce Alumbaugh 10.48m
100M: Jariah Adamson 12.07; Camren Brown 13.22
200M: Quintin Nevius 25.35; Cole Stoerger 25.58
400M: Evan Fogerson 56.09, PR
800M: Will Fuson 2:06.37, fifth; John Freese 2:26.68
1600M: Will Fuson 4:38.44, PR, State Qualifier; Dylan Howell 4:56.50
3200M: Dylan Howell 10:04.18, fifth, State Qualifier; J.P. Brewer 11:57.94, PR
300M Hurdles: Mason Conour 50.30
400M Relay: Cerro Gordo Bement 49.84 (Camren Brown, Quintin Nevius, Cole Stoerger, Brenden Puckett)
800M Relay: Cerro Gordo Bement 1:43.98 (Ian Bettinger, Mason Conour, Quintin Nevius, Cole Stoerger)
1600M Relay: Cerro Gordo Bement 4:02.72 (Kade Alumbaugh, Tyce Alumbaugh, Mason Conour, Evan Fogerson)
3200M Relay: Cerro Gordo Bement 9:50.61 (Tyce Alumbaugh, Evan Fogerson, John Freese, Brayden Strack)