NIACC track teams win 4 events at Grand View

DES MOINES - The NIACC men's track and field team won three events and the women's team won one event at the season-opening Grand View Invitational on Saturday.

NIACC's Blake Keller won the men's 10,000-meter run in a time of 33 minutes, 16.71 seconds. The Trojans' Jakob Luna won the 100 in a time of 11.49.

Also, the Trojans' 4x400-meter relay team of David Carter, Ethan Klasi, Ben VanHorn and Wal Khat won in 3:35.42.

NIACC's Kendra Schmidt won the women's 1,500 in 5:23.17. Keisha Gonzague was second in the 1,500 (5:28.19).

Also for the NIACC men Saturday, John Kraft was second in the 10,000 (33:41.57), Brody Goos was second in the 100 (11.67) and Carter was third in the 400 (53.88).

For the NIACC women, Amy Fullerton was second in the 400 hurdles (1:12.70) and Cassandra Bonsall was third in the 400 hurdles (1:14.65).

Patricia Sahr was second in the high jump (1.35 meters) and the 4x800 team of Schmidt, Gonzague, Fullerton and Guadalupe Diaz was second in 10:46.28.