Danielson qualifies for state golf meet

 

Rachael Danielson

Greene County senior Rachael Danielson earned her third trip to the girls state golf tournament, placing second at the regional meet Monday at Willow Vale Golf Course in Mapleton.

Danielson shot an 83, 10 strokes over defending state champion Annika Patten of Alta-Aurelia.

“Rachael really played great today and showed maturity and confidence throughout the day. She played her best golf of the season and one hole kept her score from being much lower,” coach Heath Telleen said. “Rachael should go into the state tournament with some lofty goals.” Continue reading Danielson qualifies for state golf meet

Durbin places sixth in state in 200m dash

Greene County senior Megan Durbin wrapped up the Rams’ appearances at the co-ed State Track & Field Meet Saturday at Drake Stadium with a sixth place finish in the Class 2A 200m dash.

Durbin ran the race in 26.20 seconds, less than a second behind first place finisher Jordyn Pester of Maple Valley-Anthon/Oto Charter Oak-Ute. Pester’s winning time was 25.29 seconds.

Durbin second in Class 2A high jump, Osterson eight in long jump

Durbin qualifies for finals in 200m 

Greene County senior Megan Durbin ended her high school high jump career with as second in the state in Class 2A at the co-ed state track and field meet Friday.

The winning height was 5’ 7” by Cori DeJong of Western Christian (Hull). Durbin, Morgan Johnk of Panorama and Hannah Isley of Albia all cleared 5’ 5”. Places were determined by misses, putting Durbin in second, Isley in third and Johnk in fourth place. Continue reading Durbin second in Class 2A high jump, Osterson eight in long jump

Ram girls miss trip to Regional golf final on a tie breaker

Danielson places second, advances to Region 1 final

The Greene County girls golf team tied for second place at Class 2A Region 1B meet in Ida Grove Monday, but missed the bid to advance to the Region 1 final on a tie breaker.

Senior Rachael Danielson, could still finish her high school career with a third trip to the state golf meet. Danielson was runner-up at the Ida Grove meet, qualifying her for the Region 1 final in Mapleton May 21. Continue reading Ram girls miss trip to Regional golf final on a tie breaker

Nine Ram events qualify for state track & field meet

The Greene County girls track & field team will have at least five events and the boys will have at least four events at the state meet next weekend in Des Moines. First and second place finishers at the meet qualify automatically. The field is filled based on times and distances across the state.

The co-ed Class 2A district meet was held in Manson Thursday. Continue reading Nine Ram events qualify for state track & field meet

Soccer teams both go 1-1 at Saturday tourneys

Marques leading the state in goals scored

~courtesy of The Scranton Journal

The Greene County boys soccer team competed in the Bondurant-Farrar tournament Saturday and went 1-1 with a 1-0 victory over Grinnell, followed by a 4-2 loss to Newton.

Coach Carl Behne said he thought the team played well against larger schools. About the Newton match, the coach added, “We had two goal attempts go off the top post.” Continue reading Soccer teams both go 1-1 at Saturday tourneys