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Wildcat girls set 2 records in state track

Humboldt's record-setting 4x800-meter relay which placed seventh at state last week, from left: Beth Duffield, Sam Larson, Brittney Nilles and Maddie Kampen. Kampen also set a new mark in the 800-meters. Independent photo by Phil Monson.

The Humboldt High girls' track team set two school records competing in the Class 3A state track and field championships in Des Moines last week.

The Wildcats' 4x800 meter relay of Brittney Nilles, Sam Larson, Beth Duffield and Maddie Kampen placed seventh with a time of 9:43.41. Kampen ran 12th in the 800-meters in 2:22.59 for another record. The Wildcats' Larson was also eighth in the 3,000-meters in 10:53.64 and 11th in the 1,500-meters in 4:57.

Beth Duffield ran 16th in the 200-meters in 26.79 seconds and was also 17th in the 400-meters in 1:01.55. The Wildcat distance medley relay of Caitlyn Wadsley, Duffield, Kampen and Larson ran 18th while Maggy Duffield was 22nd in the 100-meter hurdles.

See complete story in the Humboldt Independent Newspaper.