(Truro) Nodaway Valley came away with eight top three finishes at the Interstate-35 Meet held on Tuesday in Truro. Headlining the list was junior Alex Welsch whose season best 6'2" jump not only won the meet but also lands him in the top 10 among Class 1A high jumpers.
T.J. Bower ran to a 2nd place finish in the 400 (55.78). Jackson Shantz finished the 400 Meter Hurdles in 1:01.53 to place third. Shantz, Bower, and Welsch along with Kain Queck placed 2nd in the 4X400 clocking a 3:49.54. Bower and Welsch teamed with Jayden Erlandson and Baley Shantz for a third place showing in the Distance Medley (4:03.54). Nodaway Valley's Shuttle Hurdle team of Zach Brewer, Welsch, J. Shantz, and Zach Eblen was the meet's runner up (1:08.07). Greg Smith placed third in both the shotput (43-06) and discus (119-04).