Black Hills State University Athletics

05/30/2020 | News release | Distributed by Public on 05/30/2020 13:51

Men's Track and Field Inks Mason Sartain

SPEARFISH, S.D. - Black Hills State track & field head coach has announced the signing of Canadian sprinter, Mason Sartain, to the 2020-21 men's squad.

Sartain hails from Alberta, Canada, where he attended Bonnyville Centralized High School. Throughout his high school career, Sartain was a four-time national finalist in the 100m & 200m dashes and was a member of several relays including the Gold Medal winning 4 x 100m relay team in 2019.

Also, in 2019 he competed at the Alberta Summer Games where he was the long jump and 200m event winner and placed second in the 100m. Other accolades include being a five-time Alberta Indoor Provincial Champion (60m, LJ) and a five-time Alberta Provincial Outdoor Champion (100m, 200m).

'Mason is a very exciting, young sprint talent with great range, including the long jump,' Mischke said. 'He has a great support cast and has used that to produce some very impressive performances thus far.
'He will be an impact person right away for our team and we can't wait to get him working and helping our program improve.'
Sartain plans to study business at BHSU.

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