<p>A fourth place finish by the Dordt women's sprint medley team highlighted the final day of the Drake Relays in Des Moines for the Defenders.
</p><p>Briana Vander Woude, Robyn Blount, Jasmin Schelhaas and Katie Bonnema clocked a 4:02.01 for fourth place in a race that was won by Lincoln (Missouri) in 3:53.91.
</p><p>The men's sprint medley team of Aaron Floen, Jake Floen, Kyle Lindbergh and Ryan Tholen ran a 3:34.64 for 21st place. The women's 4 x 800 of Kayla Byl, Lillie Koerner, Renee Buikema and Marisa Harkema clocked a 9:22.60 for 12th place.
</p><p>Next competition for the Defenders is the GPAC Championships on Friday and Saturday, May 3 and 4 in Seward, Nebraska.</p>