posted on April 24, 2010 18:41
Spearfish, S.D. – The Black Hills State Yellow Jackets fair well as they host the Yellow Jacket open. No team scores were tallied but the Jackets did have 19 top five finishers for the day.
On the Women’s side the Jackets had a great day from the field as their throwers had a great showing with Cody Milbourn throwing just over 166 feet in the hammer throw. Shannon Hellman dominated the 100 meter dash winning the event by over two seconds. Leigh Anne Whiteside won the 3000 meter Steeple Chase.
The men were also led by a strong effort from their throwers. Jason Boeding thre 15.02 meters in the Shot Put and Cole Nicholas won the Hammer Throw with a distance of 162 feet.
The Yellow Jackets will compete in the DAC Conference Multi Championships in Dickinson.