PELLA - The Hawkeye Community College Track & Field teams kicked off the outdoor track season at the Dutch Invitational in Pella, IA. The teams both had excellent performances on the track as both would earn 7th place in the final team standings.
Riley Little would headline the performances on the track for the RedTails, as the Freshman would win the 200 Meter Dash title in a time of 22.02. The 200 Meter Dash would prove to be a strong suit for the RedTails, as Brandon Beard, Kenneth Beard, and Avery Moore would also add top 10 performances in the event. Little would also take home a runner-up finish in the 110 Meter Hurdles after crossing the finish line in a time of 15.06.
Brandon and Kenneth Beard would both also gather another top 10 finish in the 400 Meter Dash, as the brothers would take home 4th and 6th place respectively.
The Wall Lake, IA native Konnor Roth added a nice race on the track for the RedTails, as the Freshman would earn a 7th place finish in the 800 Meter Run in a time of 1:57.30.
On the field events side, Zackary Conger would take home a 5th place finish in the Men's High Jump after a best jump of 1.94 Meters.
The RedTail Track & Field teams will be in action next at the University of Dubuque Invite on April 21st.