The Newell-Fonda Mustangs placed fifth of eight teams in this week's BCIG Boys Invitational in Ida Grove.
The meet saw two first place finishes for Luke Sarchet, who won both the discus with a toss of 133' 4" and the shot put with a throw of 49' 1". Nathan Schumann was close behind with his second place 124' 10" discus throw and fourth place shot put finish (43' 5"). The distance medley relay team, which consisted of Alex daSilva, Brandon Nielsen, Cody Wells and Patrick Ryherd, placed third. The quartet combined efforts again in the 4x800-meter relay to earn a fourth place finish (9:28.36). daSilva also claimed fourth in the long jump, and Brad Bohe took fourth in the 400-meter low hurdles with a time of 1:05.52.
The Mustangs will travel to Laurens for the Northwest Conference meet on April 28.