Elk River will compete in seven events in Class AA and Zimmerman in three events in Class A at the state high school track meets gets beginning Friday at Hamline.
Elk River’s qualifiers are all girls.
In prelims Friday will be Lindsey Lowe in the 100 hurdles at 9:40 a.m.; the 4-by-200 relay (Alana Embury, Dani Detloff, Jenna Kivley, Logan Daulton) at 10:30 a.m.., the 4-by-100 relay (Embury, Detloff, Kelly Edwards, Daulton) at 10:54 a.m., Anna Haugen in the 800 run at 11:45 a.m., Dani Detloff in the 200 dash at 12:10 p.m., and the 4-by-400 relay (Daulton, Lowe, Alex McDonald, Haugen) at 12:30 p.m.
The Elks’ lone final Friday is discus with Molli Detloff, beginning 9:45 a.m.
Zimmerman has Cassie Ortberg in two prelims on Friday, the 100 hurdles at 3 p.m. and the 300 hurdles at 3:57 p.m.
Two Thunder boys will be in field event finals Saturday — Brandon Giese in long jump starting 3 p.m. and Ethan Lunning in discus starting 3:45 p.m.
The top nine in each prelim event advance to finals on Saturday.