Former Wisconsin High School Athletes At The 2014 Wisconsin Elite Invitational

Saturday, January 25, 2014 at the Camp Randall Memorial Sports Center. Results


Teams from DePaul, Indiana State, Marquette, Northern Illinois, Wisconsin as well as unattached athletes competed at the Shell.

Left: Indiana State head womens coach Angela Martin is shown with Indiana State freshman Bridget Murphy. Murphy is from Seymour. Coach Martin is also a former Seymour student [Angela Bruecker]. Bruecker had held the D1 300m LH record [43.46] which she set in 1997. Bruecker's record was broken by Milwaukee Riverside's Valerie Thames [43.06] at the 2013 WIAA State Meet. Bruecker competed at Indiana State.

Right: Marquette head coach Bert Rogers is shown taking notes on his athletes at the Wisconsin Elite Invitational. Rogers is a former Janesville Parker track and field athlete who competed at UW-Milwaukee.

Wisconsin's Jim Stinzi head coach for distance and the Badger womens team is a former Menomonee Falls track and field athlete who competed for the Badgers.

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Left: Wisconsin junior thrower Angela Boushea [Monona Grove] won the weight throw event.

Above: Boushea discusses the competition with Indiana State senior Mary Theisen [Eau Claire Regis].

Right: DePaul freshman Corinne Franz [Madison Memorial].

Left: Freshman Alison Parker [Neenah] set a new Marquette freshman 1000m record by recording a time of 2:54.45 in winning that event.

Above left: Marquette's Alison Parker [#1]. Above center: Indiana State freshman Bridget Murphy [Seymour] in the 1000m run. Above right: Marquette senior Sarah Ball [Kenosha Tremper] in the 1000m run.

Above: Start of the mile run. Wisconsin freshman Jamie Shannon [#3, McFarland] is 3rd from the right.

Below left: 5000m runners Wisconsin's Grace Meurer [#9] a freshman from St. Mary's Springs and Marquette freshman Brittany Feivor [#5, Kenosha Tremper].

Below center: Wisconsin sophomore Anne Gregory [Appleton Xavier] won the 5000m race.

Below right: Unattached Wisconsin freshman Kelsey Hjorth [Oswego, IL] and Jamie Shannon [McFarland] in the mile. Hjorth edged out Shannon for first place 5:10.67 to 5:10.85.

Above L-R: Long jump athletes Marquette LJ record holder senior Carlye Schuh [Appleton Xavier], Northern Illinois junior Alex Schad [Milwaukee Lutheran] and Wisconsin senior Laura McGinnis [Middleton].

Above left and center: Indiana State senior Mary Theisen [Eau Claire Regis] was third in the weight throw and 1st in the SP event [56' 00.00]. Above right: Unattached Wisconsin freshman Taylor Steffen [Hudson] in the weight throw.

Above: 60m dash trials L-R: Marquette senior Carlye Schuh [Appleton Xavier] and Wisconsin junior Katelyn Malcore [Brookfield Central].

Right: Indiana State's Demetra Camble [Milwaukee Riverside] and Wisconsin's Sophie Roth [Accord, NY] in the 60m dash trials. Camble finished 3rd in the finals.

Above left: Katelyn Malcore [2nd from left, Brookfield Central] in the 60m HH trials. Above right: Alexis Farrington [#5 on the right] in the 400m long dash. Farrington is a freshman on the Wisconsin team but ran unattached.

Above L-R: Marquette senior Gretchen Homan [Burlington Catholic Central] in the 400m long dash, Wisconsin junior Caroline Grassl [Waunakee] in the 400m long dash, Wisconsin junior Grace Heglund-Lohman [La Crosse Logan] in the 600m run, and Katie Tolan [Brookfield East] a Marquette junior in the 600m run.

Below: Marquette senior Kate Hein [#3, Green Bay Notre Dame] and Wisconsin's Grace Heglund-Lohman in the 600m run.

Above: Wisconsin's mens team senior Japheth Cato is shown clearing 7' 02.25 to win the HJ. He has made an amazing comeback since rupturing his achilles last April. Cato is a multi-event athlete for the Badgers. This website is dedicated to promoting girls track and field at the high school level but Cato's performance was too good to not share with track fans. Cato's previous PR in the HJ was 6' 11.