Track: Spectrum has 5 qualifiers for sectionals

Kayla Zimmerman (front), receiving the batan from Sydney Blake in a relay here, won the 800 meters for Spectrum. (Photo by Rick Peterson)


Five Spectrum athletes qualified for the Section 5A meet with performances Tuesday in the sub-section at Annandale.

Two of them were sub-section champions — junior Kalvin Diekman in boys 300 hurdles with 42.26, and sophomore Kayla Zimmerman in the girls 800 run with 2:29.12.

Other girls qualifying are sophomore Sarina Saurseth, second in the 300 hurdles with 50.52;  junior Becca Schultz, third in the 200 dash with 30.45; and sophomore Becca Peterson, fourth in the 3200 with 12:55.94.

Sectionals will be held at St. John’s next Wednesday.