Conclusion of State Track & Field Meet
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The South Dakota High School State Track and Field Meet wrapped up on Saturday, May 28, at Howard Wood Field and the Madison Bulldogs had a few athletes place high. 

Kadin Hanscom finished in sixth place in the Class A Long Jump, with a final jump of 20’1 ¾”. The first place finisher, Aiden Giffin of Belle Fourche, jumped 21’10 ¾”. Maycee Theede for the Lady Bulldogs placed 15th jump of 15’1 ¾”. The best long jump for the women came from West Central’s Mollie Thornton with a jump of 16’10”. 

Dylan Gerdes ran the 1600 meter run on Saturday, finishing with a time of 4:42:83, good enough for 15th place in the race. 

The boys 4×100 meter relay team that consisted of Bruce Galde, Aspen Dahl, Mike Peters, and Kadin Hanscom placed fourth with a time of 44.45 seconds. The 4×200 meter relay team of Aspen Dahl, Nate Ricke, Mike Peters, and Kadin Hanscom placed sixth, clocking in at 1:34:27. 

The Madison High School boys finished the meet as a team in ninth place, scoring 26.50 points over the course of the weekend. SF Christian won the meet with 125 points. The Lady Bulldogs scored 16.50 points in the meet and finished 14th out of the 38 teams in attendance. First place for the women went to SF Christian as well, who scored 101.50 points. 


The final results from the entire state meet are listed below:


Boys 3200 M Relay   10TH 8:40.62

Mickale Dohrer

Elijah Sims

Dylan Gerdes

Braeden Keller


100 M Dash Prelims

Kadin Hanscom No Finals 11.55


Boys 4×100 4th 44.45

Bruce Galde

Aspen Dahl

Mike Peters

Kadin Hanscom


Boys 4×200 6th 1:34.27

Aspen Dahl

Nate Ricke

Mike Peters

Kadin Hanscom


Boy 1600 M Run

Dylan Gerde 15th 4:42.83


Field Events

Boys Discus

Trey Smith 1st 146’9”

Coby Vostad 21st 117’05”


Boys Pole Vault

Aaron Hawkes 3rd 13’6”

Nathan Hasleton No Height


Boys Shot Put

Parker Johnson 15th 43’1.5”

Trey Smith 16th 42’11.25”


Boys Long Jump

Kadin Hanscom 6th 20’1.75”


Boys Team 9th 26.5 points


Girls 4×100 No Finals 52.18

Kylie Krusemark

Maycee Theede

Ella Peterreins

Audrey Nelson


Girls 4×200 No Finals 1:52.51

Kylie Krusemark

Maycee Theede

Ella Peterreins

Audrey Nelson


Field Events

Girls High Jump

Audrey Nelson 2nd 5’6”


Girls Pole Vault

Kylie Krusemark 3rd 10’6”

Ella Peterreins 6th 9’0”


Girls Discus

Bella Maxwell No Throw


Girls Shot Put

Bella Maxwell 11th 36’1”

Abby Morse 16th 34’8.5”


Girls Long Jump

Maycee Theede 15th 15’1.75”


Girls Team 14th 16.5 points