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Paynesville Press - May 8, 2002

Ironman competition held at the fitness center

By Michael Jacobson

Car push Nine competitors, in grades eight to 12, participated in the 2002 Ironman competition at the school's fitness center on Saturday, with senior Jonnie Schefers winning.

Schefers, pictured at left, pushed the truck 60 feet and Ryan Glenz, below right, won the hang cleans by lifting 70 pounds 71 times.

Competitors completed 11 events, including squat pressing 270 pounds for as many repetitions as possible, bench pressing 95 pounds for as many reps as possible, holding 10 pound weights in the Iron Cross position for as long as possible, and pushing a truck 60 feet across the school parking lot as fast as possible.

A first-place finish got ten points, second got nine, third got eight, etc.

2002 Ironman
Overall Results

Name (Grade) - Points
1. Jonnie Schefers (12) - 94.0
2. Ryan Glenz (11) - 85.5
3. Andy Torborg (12) - 75.0
4. Justin Butkowski (9) - 74.0
5. Pat Noonan (11) - 68.0
Hang cleans 6. Derek Burris (10) - 65.0
7. Josh Binsfeld (9) - 55.0
8. Joshua Tebben (9) - 45.0
9. Derek Looman (8) - 32.5

Individual Events
Event - Winner Vertical Jump - Jonnie Schefers - 26"
Dot Drill - Schefers - 50.2 seconds
Medicine Ball Throw - Andy Torborg 33' 9.5"
Dips - Ryan Glenz - 25
Pull-ups - Pat Noonan - 10
Hang Cleans (70) - Glenz 71 reps
Bench Press (95) - Torborg 42 reps
Squat Press (270) - Torborg 109 reps
Iron Cross (10 )- Torborg 81 seconds
Sled Pull - (55 for 60') - Glenz 3.31 seconds
Truck Push (60') - Torborg 10.18 seconds



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