The Irondale High School track and field teams competed in the Section 6AAA true-team meet on May 10 and both squads landed smack dab in the middle of standings. Both the boys and girls squads finished fifth out of nine teams.
Hill-Murray second baseman Austin Peterson tosses the ball to Max Faust (19) at first to end the 4th inning. The Pioneers won 4-2 at home May 3.
Hill-Murray’s baseball team played in the only Metro East Conference game of the day on May 5. The Pioneers, who visited Simley that day, needed a victory over the Spartans to keep pace with Mahtomedi in the conference standings.
Since losing to Hastings in the second week of the season, the North High School fastpitch softball team had been trying to keep pace with the Raiders in order to make their second meeting of the season worth something.
Jake Kubiatowicz entered the discus competition at the Hamline Elite Meet on April 29 as the top seed and went out and proved it. Kubiatowicz, a junior at North High School, won the event by nearly six feet.