Glenwood’s three points for a sixth place finish in the final event of the day was enough for the Rams to edge Dubuque Wahlert by the slimmest of one-half point margins to win its first girls state track title Saturday in Des Moines. The Rams finished with 65 points to Wahlert’s 64.5.
Rams Strike Gold

DES MOINES - Every point matters.

For decades, coaches all across the competitive sports spectrum have seized on the team first accountability model that each and every point and place matters.

Nowhere at the Iowa State Track and Field Meet on Saturday was that mantra more evident than in the Class 3A girls title hunt.

Glenwood, seeking its first state championship, held an ever-so-slim 62 to 59.5 lead in the point standings over perennial power Dubuque