Kendal Nielsen

Nielsen goes from raw to Cal Poly bound

LAKE OF THE PINES – When Kendal Nielsen decided to try track out in her first year of high school after being a gymnast all her life, the expectation wasn’t that she would set ...

Nielsen leaps into record books

LAKE OF THE PINES — Michael Reid’s jaw dropped the first time he watched Kendal Nielsen triple jump. Nielsen, a Bear River High sophomore-to-be competing at an all-comers meet ...

Nielsen 2nd in triple jump at Arcadia

Bear River High’s Kendal Nielsen earned medals in two of the four events she competed in over the weekend at the prestigious Arcadia Invitational in Southern California. Nielsen ...

Track club answers local need

LAKE OF THE PINES — As a sixth grader at Magnolia Middle School, Nick Mertens clocked mediocre mile times in his first season of competitive track and field. “Suddenly, this y ...