AMES — The Woodward-Granger boys and girls track and field squads competed at the 21st annual Iowa State University Indoor High School Classic March 17-18.

The event is known as one of the premier indoor high school track meets in the nation with all Iowa high schools invited to attend. Woodward-Granger took advantage of the opportunity to prepare for the upcoming outdoor season by competing against the state’s top track and field athletes.

The W-G girls competed on Monday, March 17 while the boys took to the track the following day.

Abby Musser led the W-G girls with impressive performances in the 60 meter dash and 60 meter hurdles. Musser finished seventh overall in the 60 meter hurdles event with a time of 9.87 seconds. There were 153 total competitors in the event.

Musser also took 20th out of 183 runners in the 60 meter dash, finishing with a time of 8.57 seconds.

In other girls action, Joise Baumgartner clocked a time of 8.89 seconds in the 60 meter dash while Ariel Charter finished 39th in the long jump with a leap of 13 feet 8 inches.

The Hawk girls 800 sprint medley team had a solid finish, taking 22nd place in the field of 66.

On the following day, the W-G boys were led by Race Brant, Mason Burkhart and the Hawk relay teams.

Brant finished 43rd in the 400 meter run with a time of 55.75 seconds while Burkhart was 46th in the shot put with a toss just over 38 feet.

The W-G boys 4x400 relay team placed 22nd, the 4x100 relay squad was 24th and the 4x800 relay team finished 36th at the event.

The W-G track squads open the outdoor season on Monday, March 31 at Greene County in Jefferson at 4:30 p.m.

Iowa State University Indoor HS Classic

March 17-18, 2014

Ames, IA

W-G girls results

60 DASH – 20. Abby Musser 8.57, 60. Joise Baumgartner 8.89, 135. Tori Manning 9.43.

800 RUN – 66. Madison Anderson 3:02.84, 84. Jade Daws 3:20.28.

60 HURDLES – 7. Musser 9.87, 79. Nicole Johnson 11.30, 132. Savannha David 12.50.

4x100 RELAY – 36. Woodward-Granger A 56.30, 81. Woodward-Granger B 1:03.12.

4x400 RELAY – 45. Woodward-Granger 4:56.61.

800 MEDLEY – 22. Woodward-Granger 2:02.31.

LONG JUMP – 39. Ariel Charter 13-08.

SHOT PUT – 77. Kelsey Bodensteiner 24-07.25

W-G Boys results

60 DASH – 127. Kaleb Noel 7.95, 135. Ben Krehbiel 8.00, 174. Marshall Nieland 8.40.

400 RUN – 43. Race Brant 55.75, DQ - Nieland.

1600 RUN – 104. Johnnie Morgan 5:53.56.

60 HURDLES – 77. Noel 10.37, 99. Drew Jacobson 11.60.

4x100 RELAY – 24. Woodward-Granger A 47.30, 73. Woodward-Granger B 56.60.

4x400 RELAY – 22. Woodward-Granger A 3:46.39, 55. Woodward-Granger B 4:14.79.

4x800 RELAY – 36. Woodward-Granger A 9:13.30.

1600 MEDLEY – 48. Woodward-Granger A 4:09.39.

LONG JUMP – 74. Krehbiel 15-11.25, 89. Mason Burkhart 14-10.

SHOT PUT – 46. Burkhart 38-00.75, 90. Hunter McNiell 29-04.25.