Lake Mills boys’ and girls’ track and field teams take part in annual Bulldog relays

Published 8:26 pm Monday, April 29, 2019

The Lake Mills boys’ and girls’ track and field teams traveled to Hampton-Dumont Friday night for the annual Bulldog relays.

The boys’ team came out on top of a tough battle at the top with Clear Lake, while the girls’ team finished in the middle of the pack tied for fourth place.

The boys’ took first place in four events and second in six to come out ahead of Clear Lake by just three points.

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Picking up the top finishes for Lake Mills were junior Logan Precott in the 100-meter dash (11.47), junior Carson Rygh in the 1,600-meter run (4:47.04), senior Tommy Kaktis in the 400-meter hurdles (57.75), and the 4×800-meter relay team of Kaktis, Rygh and juniors Mason Fritz and Jackson Rice (8:21.76).

It was the second-place finishes where the Bulldogs picked up the majority of their points. Prescott and Fritz each took second in the 200-meter dash and 800-meter run, respectively. Sophomore Caleb Albert took second in the 1,600-meter run, and the 4×200, 4×400 and shuttle hurdle relay teams also came in second place.

Lake Mills sophomore Taylor Ingledue, right, and senior Lyv Arispe compete in the 100-meter dash. The duo took the top two spots in the event with Ingledue coming in first with a time of 13.27 and Arispe taking second with a time of 13.28. – Lory Groe/For the Albert Lea Tribune

The girls’ team scored 73 team points to tie for fourth with West Hancock, but Forest City ran away with the meet with 166 points.

Sophomore Taylor Ingledue won three first-place medals, taking home the top prize in the 100-meter dash (13.27), 200-meter dash (27.89) and as a part of the 4×200-meter relay team along with freshman Brooke Bergo, junior Megan Groe and senior Lyv Arispe (1:53.18).

The same team also took second in the 4×100-meter relay team with a time of 53.81. Arispe also took second in the 100-meter dash just .01 seconds behind Ingledue.

Both teams will be back in action Thursday when they travel to Garner-Hayfield/Ventura for the Top of Iowa Conference meet.


Meet results

Lake Mills at Hampton-Dumont


1. Lake Mills              131.50

2. Clear Lake                128.50

3. Central Springs 110

4. Forest City 100

5. Charles City 72.50

(10 teams)


100-meter dash: Logan Prescott, 11.47

1,600-meter run: Carson Rygh, 4:47.84

400-meter hurdles: Tommy Kaktis, 57.75

4×800-meter run: Jackson Rice, Tommy Kaktis, Carson Rygh, Mason Fritz, 8:21.76


200-meter dash: Logan Prescott, 23.42

800-meter run: Mason Fritz, 2:04.82

1,600-meter run: Caleb Albert, 4:56.17

4×200-meter relay: Logan Prescott, Garrett Hanna, Bennett Eaton, Tommy Kaktis, 1:35.10

4×400-meter relay: Bennett Eaton, Carson Eaton, Mason Fritz, Tommy Kaktis, 3:33.40

Shuttle hurdle: Cael Boehmer, AJ Ramaker, Tyler Helgeson, Bennett Eaton, 1:04.05



1. Forest City 166

2. Charles City 120

3. West Fork 82

4. West Hancock 73

4. Lake Mills 73

(9 teams)

First place

100-meter dash: Taylor Ingledue, 13.27

200-meter dash: Taylor Ingledue, 27.89

4×200-meter relay: Megan Groe, Brooke Bergo, Lyv Arispe, Taylor Ingledue, 1:53.18

Second place

100-meter dash: Lyv Arispe, 13.28

4×100-meter relay: Lyv Arispe, Brooke Bergo, Megan Groe, Taylor Inledue, 53.81

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