Chrissy Monson qualified for the state track meet in two events for the fifth consecutive year. She qualified in the 3,200-meter run on Thursday and the 1,600-meter run Saturday. — Lon Nelsen/For the Albert Lea Tribune
Chrissy Monson qualified for the state track meet in two events for the fifth consecutive year. She qualified in the 3,200-meter run on Thursday and the 1,600-meter run Saturday. — Lon Nelsen/For the Albert Lea Tribune

Albert Lea’s Monson qualifies for state in two events

Published 8:32pm Saturday, June 1, 2013

Albert Lea’s Chrissy Monson earned a trip to the state track meet in two events: the 1,600-meter and 3,200-meter run. Monson is the only member of Albert Lea’s track and field team to qualify for state at the Section 1AA meet. Monson won the 3,200-meter with a time of 11:11.92, and she took second in the 1,600-meter run.

After qualifying for the 300-meter hurdles finals, Larissa Hacker took ninth. Also competing on Day 2 of the section track meet were Hanna DeVries and Lindsey Stewart in the shot put. The Tigers also competed Saturday in the 4×100, 4×400 and 4×800-meter relays.

No individuals qualified for the boys’ state track meet.

After earning a spot in the 400-meter dash finals, Tate Tufte earned seventh place in 53.58 seconds.

Also competing for the Albert Lea boys on Day 2 of the meet were Lucas Malimanek and Jackson Goodell in the 1,600-meter run, and Eli Malimanek and Samuel Thompson in the long jump. The Tigers also ran the 4x10o-, 4×200-, 4×400- and 4×800-meter relays.

The team of Tufte, Eli Malimanek, Preston Smith and Daniel Mondeel earned the top relay finish for Albert Lea. The boys took sixth place in the 4×400-meter relay.

The state track meet will be held at Hamline University from June 7 to 8.

Albert Lea Section 1AA Meet results

Boys’ track
and field

Albert Lea qualifier for section finals on Saturday
400-meter dash: Tate Tufte, 9th, 54.15
400-meter dash: Tate Tufte, 7th, 53.58*

Albert Lea individuals
100-meter dash: Dylan Anderson, 13th, 12.35
100-meter dash: Dereck Samudio, 30th, 14.20
200-meter dash: Eli Malimanek, 17th, 24.34
200-meter dash: William Kozelsky, 26th, 26.55
400-meter dash: Daniel Mondeel, 17th, 56.32
800-meter run: Lucas Malimanek, 20th, 2:07.55
800-meter run: Jackson Goodell, 22nd, 2:08.30
1,600-meter run: Lucas Malimanek, 12th, 4:43.33*
1,600-meter run: Jackson Goodell, 15th, 4:47.11*
3,200-meter run: Logan Callahan, 10th, 10:28.32
3,200-meter run: Caleb Troe, 14th, 10:33.96
110-meter high hurdles: Preston Smith, 10th, 17.24
110-meter high hurdles: Nicholas Tate, 22nd, 18.93
300-meter hurdles: Preston Smith, 10th, 43.00
300-meter hurdles: Nicholas Tate, 28th, 49.07
Long jump: Eli Malimanek, 19th, 18-7 *
Long jump: Samuel Thompson, 23rd, 17-11 1/2*
Triple jump: Zachary Lind, 24th, 35-2
Triple jump: Isaac Ware, 28th, 33-7 1/2
Shot put: Matt Nemec, 20th, 39-4 1/2
Shot put: Jacob Kunkel, 23rd, 48-4
Discus: Matt Nemec, 17th, 19-07*
Discus: Jacob Kunkel, 9th, 113-0*
4×100-meter relay: Samuel Thompson, Tim Christianson, William Lozelsky and Dylan Anderson, 13th, 48.57*
4×200-meter relay: Eli Malimanek, Samuel Thompson, Daniel Mondeel and Dylan Anderson, 10th, 1:35.50*
4×400-meter relay: Tate Tufte, Eli Malimanek, Preston Smith and Daniel Mondeel, 6th, 4:46.75
4×800-meter relay: Logan Callahan, Caleb Troe, Blair Bonnerup and Brandon Bonnerup, 13th, 8:49.01

*Saturday result
**State qualifier
Girls’ track
and field

Albert Lea state qualifier
3,200-meter run: Chrissy Monson, 1st, 11:11.92**
1,600-meter run: Chrissy Monson, 2nd, 5:09.05**

Albert Lea qualifier for section finals on Saturday
300-meter hurdles: Larissa Hacker, 8th, 50.44
300-meter hurdles: Larissa Hacker, 9th, 49.92*

Albert Lea individuals
100-meter dash: Danielle Staat, 11th, 14.02
100-meter dash: Sarah Savelkoul, 28th, 15.02
200-meter dash: Bryn Woodside, 15th, 27.82
200-meter dash: Danielle Staat, 16th, 28.05
400-meter dash: Becca Dup, 11th, 1:02.13
400-meter dash: Bryn Woodside, 14th, 1:03.25
800-meter run: Anna Englin, 12th, 2:27.70
800-meter run: Hannah Savelkoul, 25th, 2:39.53
3,200-meter run: Emma Behling, 20th, 13:03.83
100-meter hurdles: Gretchen Johnson, 10th, 17.70
100-meter hurdles: Larissa Hacker, 21st, 18.91
300-meter hurdles: Gretchen Johnson 12th, 51.79
High jump: Lindsey Horejsi, 12th, 4-8
High jump: Taylor Willis, 22nd, 4-4
Long jump: Sydney Rehnelt, 15th, 14-9 1/4
Long jump: Jensen Goodell, 23rd, 14-0 3/4
Shot put: Hanna DeVries, 22nd, 29-1 1/4*
Shot put: Lindsey Stewart, 24th, 25-10 3/4*
Discus: Kemma Bergland, 18th, 87-5
Discus: Hanna DeVries, 24th, 74-1
4×100-meter relay: Danielle Staat, Katelyn Williamson, Sarah Savelkoul and Lindsey Horejsi, 12th, 52.71*
4×400-meter relay: Sydney Rehnelt, Rachel Rehnelt, Becca Dup and Bryn Woodside, 8th, 4:19.48*
4×800-meter relay: Hannah Savelkoul, Riley Schultz, Carol Lein and Anna Englin, 13th, 10:39.45*

*Saturday result
**State qualifier