Congratulations to student-athletes from all five DMPS high schools who have qualified to compete in 21 different track and field events at this week’s 2014 Drake Relays (up from 18 in 2013 and 17 in 2012). High school events begin on Thursday and continue through Saturday at Drake Stadium.
Des Moines Public Schools will send a fleet-footed contingent to this week’s Drake Relays. Student-athletes from East, Lincoln, North and Roosevelt will be competing in sixteen different events starting on Thursday at this year’s Relays. Visit our web site for a list of DMPS qualifiers, and a link to information about Drake Relays schedules, tickets and more.
Ames' Lee Grim runs during the 1,600-meter run at the Drake Relay on Saturday in Des Moines. Photo by Nirmalendu Majumdar/Ames Tribune http://amestrib.com/sports/drake-relays-notebook-ames-girls-land-two-top-six-relays