Journal Express, Knoxville, IA

May 24, 2013

Alexander scores in the 800

By Perry Bell Sports Editor
The Journal Express

---- — Cody Alexander scored two team points for the Melcher-Dallas Saints at the 2013 State Track Meet in Des Moines.

The Saints, competing in Class 1A had a seventh place finish from Alexander in the 800 meter run Saturday morning. He was timed in 2:04.60.

Alexander ran the 400 Thursday at state and was 15th with a time of 52.47.

Ross Dawson tossed the discus Friday and his best effort was measured at 125ā€™11ā€, good for 19th place overall.

M-Dā€™s 4x400 relay team ran 3:36.35 in the prelims Friday for 16th place with Chase Wetterling, Dawson, Kenneth Wadle and Alexander exchanging the baton.