Pella Spring Sports Highlights


Teagen VanderWaal

Nick Dejong breaks school shot put record.
Throwing 60’5’’ on April 4th Senior Nick Dejong passed the previous record
of 58’5’’ held by Garret Jansen in 2015 and qualified for the Drake Relays.

Caroline McMartin breaks school 3000m race record
Junior Caroline McMartin crushed Tess Roorda’s previous 3000m race
record of 10:47.58 by running 10:39.62.

Denzil Poulter’s last-minute go-ahead goal
In the final minute of overtime against Fairfield Freshman Denzil Poulter
scored the go-ahead goal on a cross from Senior Ben Nelson to win the
game for the Dutch.

Grace Held’s 100th Goal
April 30th against Oskaloosa, Senior Grace held scored her 100th goal of her
varsity high school career.