VINTON - Marion won five events and nabbed eight second-place finishes to run away with the team title at Thursday's Class 3A state qualifying boys track meet at Vinton-Shellsburg High School.
All first- and second-place finishers automatically qualified for next week's state meet at Des Moines. Another 12 at-large berths in each event were up for grabs.
Marion had 15 athletes earn automatic qualification in 13 events. Peter Rethwisch qualified in four events - the 400 and three relays - and Isaac Smith, Jordan Garthwaite and Quinn Cannoy qualified in three events each.
Devin LeBeau won the 100 meters, Isaac Frazier the high jump and Marion had three winning relays - the 4x200, 4x400 and shuttle hurdle relay.