Mount Ayr’s Raiderettes will send three relay teams and three individuals to state competion May 17-18 in Des Moines.
The Mount Ayr Raiders qualified nine events for the state meet in the district competition held Thursday, May 9 at Greenfield.
The Mount Ayr Raider golf team won the sectional title, Friday, May 10 with a score of 363. Raiderette golfer Caitlin Giles has advanced to Regional 2 competition based upon her fifth-place finish at the Regional 1 golf tournament held at The Preserve at Rathbun Lake on Monday, May 13.
The Raiders dominated the Pride of Iowa conference track meet and prepared for district action with a second-place finish at the Nodaway Valley Invitational.
Mount Ayr’s middle school track teams dominated their fields and brought home two first-place team trophies from the Bedford Invitational held Monday, April 29.
The Raider track team saw an “event-packed end to the week,” in coach Brad Elliott’s words, as they participated at both the Drake Relays on Thursday, April 25, in Des Moines and at Bedford on Friday, April 26 in the Bedford Invitational.
On a great day to golf, the Mount Ayr boys and girls golf teams competed in the Pride of Iowa conference tournament Monday, April 29.
The Mount Ayr girls track team competed in a pair of meets last week at Bedford and Clarke of Osceola.
If the weather cooperates, the Mount Ayr girls track team will host its annual Raiderette Relays Thursday, May 2 with field events scheduled to begin at 5 p.m. with running events at 5:30 p.m.
The Mount Ayr middle school Raiderettes brought home the first place trophy and the Raiders came in second in the Pride of Iowa West Conference Meet held Thursday, April 25 at Corning.