UNC track teams win four subsection titles
Gabby Hrdlicka and Tyler Shepersky won individual titles to lead the Warriors.
The United North Central track and field teams won four events at the Subsection 6-22A meet at Wadena on Thursday, June 3.
Gabby Hrdlicka won the 300-meter hurdles in 49.11 and was the runner-up in the 100 hurdles in 16.45 while Jenna Seibert was the runner-up in the discus with a throw of 95 feet, 7 inches as the UNC girls finished sixth with 32 points.
Also placing for the UNC girls were Seibert (fifth at 29 feet, 5 inches) and Harmony Livingston (sixth at 28-10.50) in the shot put and Janie Tormanen in the 400 (sixth in 1:05.68). The 4 x 800 relay team of Rachael Smith, Kylynn Warmbold, Hope Shepersky and Mattea Smith placed fifth in 11:21.49.
For the UNC boys, Christian Johnson, Casey Blixt, Connor Korvela and Rashad Lincoln won the 4 x 100 relay in 46.42 while Tyler Shepersky won the 1,600 wheelchair race in 7:16.73 and the 3,200 wheelchair race in 13:32.63 as the Warriors placed fifth with 65 points.
Lincoln was the runner-up in the 100 in 11.83 and Korvela took second in the long jump at 19-6.50. Also scoring points for the UNC boys were Johnson in the 400 (fourth in 55.81) and Korvela in the 1,600 (fourth in 5:03.07),
Perham won the girls title with 153 points while Ottertail Central (122), Wadena-Deer Creek (111), Breckenridge (54) and New York Mills (36) followed. In the boys meet, Perham took first with 146 points with Parkers Prairie (89), Ottertail Central (81) and W-DC (69) following in the nine-team field.
Fergus Falls will host the Section 6A meet on Thursday, June 10.