Track & Field Competes At Ted Nelson Classic

Posted on February 4th, 2017 by


MANKATO, Minn. – The Gustavus men’s and women’s track & field teams Saturday competed at the Ted Nelson Classic, hosted by Minnesota State University-Mankato at the Myers Fieldhouse. The meet included 14 institutions from both NCAA Division II and Division III. The men’s squad was highlighted by a four top-10 finishes, while the women received four top-10 places as well.

Top results from the Gusties are listed below.


600 meters

Sam ReMine (Sr., Mantorville, Minn.) sixth in 1:25.52

Pole vault

Derek Huntley (Sr., Maplewood, Minn.) eighth at 13-7.75

Shot put

Michael Hensch (So., North Branch, Minn.) eighth at 45-8.5

800 meters

Ryley Sandberg (Jr., Polk City, Minn.) 10th in 1:59.80


Thomas Knobbe (Sr., Decorah, Iowa) 11th in 4:29.09

Weight throw

Hensch 11th at 47-4.25

Triple jump

Troy Ektnitphong (So., Worthington, Minn.) 13th at 39-2.5

3000 meters

Evan Jones (Sr., Pella, Iowa) 15th in 8:59.01

High jump

Nelson Finne (So., Elgin, Minn.) 15th at 5-8.5

60 meter hurdles

Trevor Maxwell (Sr., Prior Lake, Minn.) 16th in 8.73

Long jump

Matthew Montplaisir (Fy., Buffalo, Minn.) 18th at 18-4.25




Sadie Novak-Klug (Jr., Waseca, Minn.) fourth in 5:21.13

1000 meters

Abbie Schnabel (So., Hamburg, Minn.) seventh in 3:15.26

Haley Anderson (Fy., Eden Prairie, Minn.) eighth in 3:17.11

Weight throw

Katie Keelin (Fy., Burnsville, Minn.) seventh at 43-1

400 meters

Lily Anderson (Fy., Waterville, Minn.) 11th in 1:02.09

60 meters

Kayla Stowell (So., Le Sueur, Minn.) 12th at 7.97

Shot put

Siri Olson Fy., (Northfield, Minn.) 13th at 34-0.25

60 meter hurdles

Jenna Rieth 18th (Fy., Fargo, N.D.) in 10.42

200 meters

Stowell 19th in 27.23

Gustavus next competes at Carleton’s Meet of the Hearts on Feb. 11.


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