Indian Creek’s Colton Oleson won two events during the boys track and field Class 1A Erie Sectional on Thursday to lead the Timberwolves to a third-place finish.
Indian Creek finished with 51 points, behind only Riverdale (97) and Erie-Prophetstown (81). Hinckley-Big Rock finished in 12th.
Oleson won the 200-meter dash in 22.94 seconds, and he took first in the the high jump with a jump of 1.90 meters. Oleson also finished second in the 100 in 11.24 seconds.
Teammate Christian Meier won the 110 hurdles in 15.11 seconds.
Oleson and Meier will compete next weekend at the IHSA Track and Field State Meet at Eastern Illinois University in Charleson.
Class 2A Belvidere Sectional: At Belvidere, Genoa-Kingston’s Sean Abracia-Wendel met the qualifying standard with his fourth-place finish in the 100-meter dash in 11.09 seconds to advance to next weekend’s state meet.
DeKalb 10, Sterling 9: At DeKalb, the Barbs scored six times in the fourth inning to jumpstart the comeback in a nonconference win.
Bryson Buhk homered for DeKalb, and Jack Keck’s two-run double put the Barbs ahead for good.
Dundee-Crown 9, Sycamore 8: At Carpentersville, Tia Durst and Chelsea Born homered, but the Spartans fell short in nonconference action.
Durst went 3 for 4 with five RBIs and three runs scored. Born was 1 for 3 with an RBI and a run scored. Brooklyn Snodgrass drove in a run.