2012 W/TFA Indoor Championships: 55m Events
Elexis Fuller-Stewart [above] in the semi-finals
Above L-R: Cathy Brunette [Grafton, 2nd, 8.60] and Amber Sanderson [La Crosse Logan, 4th, 8.74].
Above L-R: Tyler Henderson [Verona], Lori Eldred [Wisconsin School for the Deaf], Lindsey Bucki [Medford Area], and Maddy Hoeft [Onalaska].
Fuller Stewart [left] recorded a 7.27 [7.21 prelims] to win the 55m dash event.
Above L-R: 'WISCO' dash athlete Ambria Avery and Random Lake's Callie Jones in the prelims.
55m Finals L-R: Bennisha Nunn [Racine Case, 4th], Ambria Avery [Wisconsin Lutheran, 3rd], winner Elexis Fuller-Stewart, Sara Grange [Grafton, 2nd], Kyla Blackmon [Milwaukee Madison, 5th] and Callie Jones [Random Lake, 9th].
Above L-R: Megan Linse [Jefferson, 6th], Hayley Bruss [Kimberly, 5th], and Haley Rafferty [Neenah, 3rd]
Above prelims of the 55m dash L-R: Liz LeCaptain [Beaver Dam], Bennisha Nunn [Racine Case], Brianna Piepenbrok [Merrill], McKenna Goetz [Madison Memorial], and Bobbie Bush [Omro].
Prelims of the 55m dash L-R: Brooke Porath [Green Bay Preble], Josie Greeninger [Kimberly], Sara Grange [Grafton], Bennisha Nunn [Racine Case], Callie Jones [Random Lake], and Grange.
Above prelims of the 55m dash L-R: Sarah Talbot [Franklin], Kyla Blackmon [Milwaukee Madison], Sam Chaulklin [West Allis Hale], and Kayala Stiles [Middleton].
Below semi-final heat of the 55m dash L-R: Bobbie Bush [Omro], McKenna Goetz [Madison Memorial], Elexis Fuller-Stewart [Milwaukee Bradley Technical], Liz LeCaptain [Beaver Dam], Shqueta Randall [Milwaukee Bradley Technical], and Hayley Mohr [Baraboo].
Assistant Milwaukee Bradley Technical coaches Brian Terrell [left] and Corey Folds [right] with Elexis Fuller-Stewart after the 55m HH finals
It is certainly true that there are some 'big shoes to fill' at Milwaukee Bradley Technical. Gone are a talented group of graduated seniors but the Trojans are working hard to fill those shoes.
Senior Elexis Fuller-Stewart [left in the finals] from Milwaukee Bradley Technical was named Athlete of the Meet for her outstanding 55m performances.
The 55m HH hurdle record of 8.1 was held by Michele Nelezen [Waukesha Catholic Memorial, 1986] and Lisa Junck [Edgewood, 1991].
Fuller-Stewart recorded a 8.26 in the quartefinals and a 8.12 in the semi-finals of the 55m HH race. In the finals she set a new record with a time of 8.06.