PILLAGER - John Omann won the 100- and 400-meter dashes and was second in the 200 dash and fifth in the long jump to propel the Pierz Pioneers to the Section 7-1A True Team Title Tuesday.
The Staples-Motley Cardinals girls' team finished second and will have to wait the results of the wild card to see if they too will advance to the state True Team meet May 16 at Stillwater.
Pierz's Jake Nelson won the 200 dash, Shane Gall won the pole vault and Dylan Peterson captured the shot put.
Andrew Knebel won the 110 hurdles and placed third in the 300 hurdles to pace the Pillager Huskies to third. Pillager's 4x400 relay team won with a 3:39.4.
The S-M boys' team placed sixth thanks to Jason Johnson's win in the discus and Brandon Larson's win in the triple jump.
S-M's Liz Willgohs won the pole vault and Ashley Lisson finished second in the 100 and 200 dashes.
Pierz's Kaari Jensen swept the hurdles and won the long jump to place the Pierz girls' team in sixth place. Kayla Kapsner won the high jump again, this time reaching 5-foot-2.
Pillager finished seventh thanks to victories from its 4x200 and 4x400 relays.
Boys' team scores: 1-Pierz 725.5, 2-Esko 638, 3-Pillager 601.50, 4-Holdingford 593, 5-Maple Lake 587.5, 6-Staples-Motley 504.5, 7-Two Harbors 503.5, 8 -Cromwell 411.5, 9-St. John's Prep 395.5, 10-Hinckley-Finlayson 370, 11-Crosby-Ironton 273, 12-McGregor 93.5
100 dash: 1-John Omann (Prz) 11.6, 2-Jake Nelson (Prz) 11.61, 5-Brian Huber (SM)
200 dash: 1-Nelson (Prz) 23.24, 2-Omann (Prz)
400 dash: 1-Omann (Prz) 53.31, 3-Nelson (Prz), 4-Wesley DeLong (Pill)
800 run: 2-Ben Welle (Prz) 2:08.2, 3-Jesse Krause (Pill), 5-Josh Freese (SM)
1600 run: 4-Louis Wimmer (Prz) 4:59.08, 5-Caleb Janson (Prz)
3200 run: 4-Colt Severson (CI) 11:16.7, 5-Reggie Gross (Pill)
110 hurdles: 1-Andrew Knebel (Pill) 16.14, 4-Trevor Lisson (SM), 5-Shane Gall (Prz)
300 hurdles: 3-Knebel (Pill) 43.68, 4-Gall (Prz), 5-Lisson (SM)
4x100 relay: 5-Pillager 50.21
4x200 relay: 2-Pillager 1:39.74, 5-Pierz
4x400 relay: 1-Pillager 3:39.40, 2-Pierz, 4-Staples-Motley
4x800 relay: 2-Staples-Motley 8:56.59, 3-Pierz
Long jump: 3-Brian Huber (SM) 19-1, 5-Omann (Prz)
Triple jump: 1-Brandon Larson (SM) 41-6.5, 2-Gall (Prz),
High jump: 2-Shane Gall (Prz) 5-8, 3-Knebel (Pill), 5-Krause (Pill)
Pole vault: 1-Gall (Prz) 12-0, 2-Tony Davidson (Pill), 4-Brandon Sterriker (SM)
Shot put: 1-Dylan Peterson (Prz) 43-9.25
Discus: 1-Jason Johnson (SM) 146-2, 4-Peterson (Prz)
Girls' team scores: 1-Esko 862, 2-Staples-Motley 747.5, 3-Holdingford 686, 4-Mille Lacs 685.5, 5-Hinckley-Finlayson 653.5, 6-Pierz 653, 7-Pillager 604, 8-Maple Lake 544.5, 9-St. John's Prep 505, 10-Two Harbors 495, 11-Nashwauk-Keewatin 403, 12-Crosby-Ironton 392.5, 13-Cromwell 321.5, 14-McGregor 63
100 dash: 2-Ashley Lisson (SM) 12.92
200 dash: 2-Ashley Lisson (SM) 26.86, 3-Kaari Jensen (Prz) 27.06, 5-Meghan Hamson (Pil) 27.86
400 dash: 2-Jackie White (Pil) 63.89
800 run: 2-Kim Rardin (Pil) 2:27.38, 4-Stacey Gustafson (CI) 2:30.49
1600 run: 2-Natasha Wnezel (SM) 5:41.05
3200 run: 3-Lisa Borden (CI) 12:31.8, 4-Emma Pogreba (SM) 12:32.7, 5-Kaitlyn Roth (SM) 12:35.7
100 hurdles: 1-Kaari Jensen (Prz) 16.21, 3-Nikki Pearson (SM) 17.18, 5-Whitney Cragun (CI) 17.65
300 hurdles: 1-Kaari Jensen (Prz) 47.99, 2-Whitney Cragun (CI) 50.41, 4-Jaelin Beachy (SM) 50.94
4x100 relay: 2-Staples Motley 53.74
4x200 relay: 1-Pillager 1:51.61, 3-Staples-Motley 1:54.61
4x400 relay: 1-Pillager 4:17.20, 3-Staples-Motley 4:22.62
4x800 relay: 3-Staples-Motley 10:27.47, 5-Crosby-Ironton 10:37.06
Long jump: 1-Kaari Jensen (Prz) 17-01.5, 3-Meghan Hamson (Pil) 16-01.0
Triple jump: 2-Hanna Christenson (CI) 34-07.5, 5-Brooke Simonson (SM) 33-0
High jump: 1-Kayla Kapsner (Prz) 5-02, 3-Kaitlyn Roth (SM) 5-0, 5-Amber Preimesberger (Prz) 4-10
Pole vault: 1-Liz Willgohs (SM) 9-06, 2-Katlin Krause (Pil) 9-0
Shot put: 3-Alyssa Smith (Prz) 30-0.5
Discus: 6-Alyssa Virnig (Prz) 82-10
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