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Chilly, windy conditions greeted runners Friday as Mt. Lake Area hosted its final home meet of the season, the four-team Progressive Chiropractic Invite.

The conditions prompted the decision to not hold pole vault competition. All other events went on as planned.

The MLA boys captured second place in the meet with 130 points. St. James won the team title with 202. MLA’s girls finished third with 96 points. St. James won the team title with 180.

MLA’s boys were led by Reynaldo Capetillo, who captured first in the 400 dash (51.83) and long jump (18-5¼)

and second in the 100 dash (11.15). Ryan McCue finished first in the 3,200 (11:34.16). Hamlet Tanyavong took first in the triple jump (39-3½) and second in the long jump (16-8¾).

Hunter Dahna took first in the shot put (38-1) and fourth

in the discus (86-2). Slade Harder added a runner-up finish in the 1,600 (5:03.89) and a third in the 800 (2:23.31). Caleb Bargen earned third place in the 100 dash (11.60), 400 dash (54.34) and high jump (5-6) and fourth in the 200 dash (24.32). Austin Rogers was third in the discus (98-0) and shot put (35-11½).

Leading the MLA girls was Lydia Hildebrandt, who

won the 400 dash (65.29). MLA added a win in the 4x400 relay (4:34.26).

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