2006 WIAA Track And Field Championships: THROWS

Friday, June 2 and Saturday, June 3, 2006: Memorial Stadium @ UW-La Crosse. Results.

Senior Veronika Jerikova [above] from Kenosha Tremper won the D1 shot put event with a put of 43' 08.00. She also competed in the discus placing second [ 130' 10] to Green Bay Preble junior Brittany Frederick who had a winning throw of 132' 00. Above pictures by Jared D'Angelo.

In the D1 shot put the competition for first was close as Sonja Zoric of Milwaukee Pius XI had a put of 43' 03.50. Peggy Seidler took third in the shot put. Seidler a Wausau West junior recorded a 40' 01.00 throw. Zoric took third in the discus with a toss of 128' 06.

Senior Dana Thompson [above left] from Belleville - New Glarus won the D2 discus event by throwing the discus 143' 08. In the shot put Thompson finished second to Lakeside Lutheran senior Kayla Sharpee. Sharpee threw 42' 03.00 to Thompson's 42' 02.50 to win the D2 shot put championship. Highley Highdale of West De Pere had a put of 41' 11.75 to take third.

Above right: The top three [L-R] D2 discus throwers at the 111th WIAA State Track and Field Meet were Jessica Delzer, senior from Oconto Falls [ 128' 08], Thompson, and Ellie Sitek a senior from Marinette who had a throw of 139' 08 to place 2nd in D2.

Above: In D3 shot put competition the top three competitors were: [L-R] Senior Megan McCord the 2005 champion [ 40' 07.50], junior Hannah Gronning of Shell Lake [42' 02.50], and senior Susie Trzebiatowski of Rosholt [41' 00.00].

In the D3 discus event the top six competitors were: [L-R] Junior Suzie Stank from Coleman [ 112' 02], Susie Trzebiatowski from Rosholt [126' 11], champion Hannah Gronning from Shell Lake [133' 11], second place finisher Sunni Massop a junior from Athens [ 128' 11], Alex Blahnik a sophomore from Algoma [ 122' 08] and Bri Espe a senior from Monticello [ 111' 07]..