2015 WISTCA HOF Inductees
Saturday , February 7, 2015 at the Madison Marriott West. HOF
Dodgeland's Megan Rennhack at the 2008 WIAA State Meet [State Records 300m LH above left, 100m HH above right and below]
Wisconsin Track Online Feature For 2015
A Look Back: Tasha Allen at the 2009 and 2008 State Meets
Bill Richards-WISTCA President -Homestead
Athetes Jared Abbrederis from Wautoma High School [2005-2009], Tasha Allen from Milwaukee North Division High School [2006-2009]. Paul Annear from Richland Center High School [2004-2008], Charlie Rockweiler (Larson) from Verona High School [1988-92], Mike Raemisch from Waunakee High School [1983-1987] and Megan Rennhack from Dodgeland High School [2004-2008] were inducted into the Wisconsin Track Coaches Hall of Fame in a ceremnoy at the Madison Marriott West on Saturday, February 7, 2015.
Coaches honored and inducted into the Hall of Fame were Bruce Brewer from Bangor High School [all 36 years at Bangor-33 years as Head Coach] and Steve Kostka from Arrowhead High School [36 years (1977-2013) as a track and field coach and 25 years as a head coach at Arrowhead]. Hall of Fame Press release from Jason McMahon - Wisconsin Track Coaches Association
In addition a WISTCA Service Award was presented to Ed Nuttycombe, University of Wisconsin and a WISTCA Merit Award was presented to Roger Erickson, Wauwatosa East
Mark Maas from Whitewater gave the Invocation
HOF MC Mark Hoffman [WISTCA Co-Director of the Clinic]-South Milwaukee
WISTCA HOF Awards and Historian Craig Shepard - Gilman
The finals of the D1 100m dash in 2009 were held in a driving rain storm. Runners L-R: Dezerea Bryant [2nd, Milwaukee Bradley Technical], Tasha Allen [Champion, Milwaukee North Division], Symona Gregory [3rd, Milwaukee Bradley Technical], Stephanie Henry [4th, La Crosse Logan], and Cashay Harris [9th, Milwaukee Custer].
Tasha Allen D1 400m Champ 2009
North Division moved to D1 for the 2009 season
Tasha Allen competing at the 2008 WIAA State Meet as a D2 athlete
Above left 200m dash L-R: Kaya Senaya [3rd, Brown Deer], Talia Budz [5th, Oconto Falls], Tasha Allen [Champion, Milwaukee North Division], and Kaley Kerkhoff [7th, Green Bay Notre Dame]. Allen still holds the All-Time Best Performance Record [includes all meets] in the 400m dash event
Above right: Tasha Allen in the D2 100m dash at the 2008 State Meet. She set the D2 record of 11.99 in the finals.
A Look Back: Megan Rennhack at the 2008 State Meet
2014 Female Athlete of the Year: Bonnie Draxler Wrightstown
Bonnie is a member of the San Diego State Track and Field Team. Her parents Sue and Rob accepted the award for Bonnie.
2014 Male Athlete of the Year: Ethan Moehn Monroe
Ethan is a member of the Arkansas Track and Field Team. His parents Dan and Jennifer accepted the award for Ethan.
Wisconsin Track Coaches Association Class of 2015 Hall Of Fame Inductees
Row 1 L-R: Megan Rennhack, Tasha Allen, Danielle Rockweiller, and Scott Abbrederis the father of Jared Abbrederis.
Row 2 L-R: Roger Erickson, Bruce Brewer, Mike Raemisch, Steve Kostka, and Paul Annear.
HOF Inductees L-R: Tasha Allen, Danielle Rockweiller, and Megan Rennhack
WISTCA President elect John Masanz-Wausau West
HOF Inductee Jared Abbrederis: Wautoma.
Jared and his wife are expecting a baby soon and were unable to attend the ceremony. Jared's father Scott is shown above accepting the HOF Honor for his son.