FARGO – Blake Fiebiger and a girls relay team from Fargo-based Team Nodak placed first at a recent Junior Olympic region track and field meet held in St. Paul.
Fiebiger won the javelin while Abby Ringdahl, Meghan Schneider, Piper Johnson and Katelyn Carlson won the 400-meter relay.
Fiebiger and the relay team, plus 23 other Team Nodak members, qualified for the National Junior Olympic USA track and field meet to be held in Wichita, Kan.
The 12 other girls who qualified are: Kaia Schneider, Jenna Bergantine, Alex Baer, Merritt Beil, Katie Bye, Libby LeDoux, Kauri Hochhalter, Kayla Hockhalter, Amanda Levin, Christina Bruenjes, Katie Bostrom and Mariss Koppy.
The 11 other boys who qualified are: Payton Hochhalter, Jager Johnson, Ty Satter, Cole Hage, Jack Carlson, Cade Stibbe, Marcus Hochhalter, Beau Brannan, Shawn McMonagle, Andy Baer and Innocent Nsengiyumva.