Top times set in Des Moines
DES MOINES, Iowa – The South Dakota State track and field program had three relay teams post top times in their respective events at the Drake Relays. The three relay teams posted times that rank in the top five in SDSU history.
Brooke Garner finished fifth in the discus throw with a distance of 170’ 04.00".
Shelby Assmus finished fifth in the hammer throw (170’ 2.00”) and 12th in the discus (134’ 10.00”).
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On Thursday, South Dakota State had a few athletes compete. In the men’s hammer throw, Ryan Ackman finished fourth with a season-best distance of 171’ 00.00”.
Blair Seamore tossed the javelin 145’ 1.00’ to place 10th.
Jeremiah Ary won his second career event as a Jackrabbit at the Mt. Marty Invite. Ary won the long jump with a distance of 23’ 02.75”.
In the 100-meter dash, Laron Broadway set a new personal best with his time of 11.11.
The Jackrabbits are back in action again tomorrow at the Drake Relays and the Drake Alternative. Action begins at 9 a.m. with Brooke Garner competing in the hammer throw at the Drake Relays.