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 125’11”, good for 19th place overall.
M-D’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.