Mantor sets records, earns trip to state

Published 9:25am Monday, June 4, 2012

United South Central/Alden-Conger’s Emily Mantor set a section and school record at the Section 2A track and field meet on Saturday in Mankato in the 3,200-meter run.

According to Rebels coach Kent Viesselman, Mantor took the lead early in the race and pulled away to win by about 20 seconds. With a time of 11 minutes, 14.27 seconds, Mantor beat the section record by four seconds and the school record by nine seconds.

The sophomore has reset the school record several times this year.

Mantor is the only member of either the boys’ or girls’ team to earn a trip to state for the Rebels.

She will race at Hamline University in St. Paul on Friday at approximately 6 p.m.

See the scoreboard for more individual results.