PIERRE, S.D. (Dakota Radio Group) - The Pierre Area Coaches Association (PACA) has selected their Athlete of the Week Award winners for the week ending March 31st. Lady Governor track athlete, freshman Kelsey Schmitz and Governor track athlete Jared Nielan have been named the Athletes of the Week at Riggs High. Schmitz won the 100 m dash this past Saturday at the Al Sahli Invitational in Aberdeen with a state qualifying time of 12.90. Kelsey also anchored the 3rd place 4 x 200 m relay team and ran a nice leg in the 4 x 400 m relay. Neilan if off to a great start this track & field season. On Saturday at the Al Sahli Invitational in Aberdeen, Jared ran a great leg in the first place finishing 4 x 200 m relay team. He also ran well in the 4 x 100 m relay and in the open 100 m dash. Both Athletes were nominated by their head coach Misty Larson.
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