2017 D2 Sectional At McFarland
Thursday, May 25, 2017 at McFarland High School. Results
Finals of the 100m dash L-R: Kimee Schmitz [Aquinas, 4th, 12.76]], Nikkia Johnson [Edgerton, 5th, 12.77], Cammi Ganshert [Monroe, 3rd], winner Ashlyn Oren [Edgerton, 12.37], Lexi Donarski [Aquinas, 2nd], and Jenna Mace [Wisconsin Dells, 6th].
Wisconsin Track Online Feature For 2017
Thirty-two teams scored in the McFarland D2 Sectional held at the Lloyd Schneider Stadium on the campus of McFarland High School. A standing room only crowd enjoyed a great meet on a picture perfect day as the Monroe Girls Team won team honors with 70 points followed by Jefferson, Viroqua, Edgerton, Lakeside Lutheran, and Richland Center.
The Top 4 finishers in each event advanced to the State Meet to be held at UW-La Crosse on June 2-3.
Arcadia's Abbey Zastrow [200, 400], Edgerton's Ashlyn Oren [100, LJ], Gale-Ettrick-Trempealeau's Dana Feyen, Jefferson's Emily Stendel [SP, discus] and Monroe's Jordan Hirsbrunner [100m HH, 300m LH, HJ] were multiple winners.
Edgerton won the 4x100 in 49.37. Leg 3 runner Kathleen Reilly is shown handing off to Tider anchor Nikkia Johnson. Also shown are the Monroe 3-4 runners Casey Reilly and anchor Cammi Ganshert. Monroe finished in second with a time of 50.15.
Above LJ athletes L-R: Sydney Staver [Dodgeville/Mineral Point, 3rd, 16' 08.50] and Kaitlyn Shadosky [Lakeside Lutheran, 2nd, 16' 08.50].
Left: LJ winner Ashlyn Oren from Edgerton had her best jump [shown on the left] on jump 1 in trials [18' 01.75].
Above 400m dash athletes L-R: Mariah Kahl, Rhianna Walzer, and Madee Harding.
Left: 400m dash winner and Week 11 D2 Honor Roll leader in the 400m dash event Arcadia's Abbey Zastrow.
Above 100m dash athletes L-R: Cammi Ganshert and Kimee Schmitz.
Left: Ashlyn Oren and Lexi Donarski in the 100m finals.
Above 200m prelims L-R: Lexi Donarski [Aquinas, 2nd in finals] and Madee Harding [Brodhead/Juda, 4th in finals].
Left 200nm dash athletes in the prelims L-R: Abbey Zastrow [Arcadia, winner in the finals in 25.21] and Rhianna Walzer [Lodi, 3rd in finals].
Above - backstretch of the 400m dash, section2 of 2 L-R: Madee Harding [Brodhead/Juda, 2nd], winner Abbey Zastrow [Arcadia, 56.10], Rhianna Walzer [Lodi, 3rd], Mariah Kahl [Wisconsin Heights, 4th], and Rebecca Hoyer [Platteville, 7th].
Above the Top 4 in the 400m dash L-R: Rhianna Walzer, Abbey Zastrow, Madee Harding and Mariah Kahl.
Right 800 run athletes shown in the 4x800m relay event L-R: Jillian Weston [Viroqua, 1st in 2:16.74] and Caitlin Link [Edgewood, 2nd in 2:19.14].
Start of the 1600m run [larger version of photo]
Above 1600m runners L-R: Mariah Linse [Jefferson, 4th], Brelyn Updike [Platteville, 6th], and Laura Beghin [Wisconsin Dells, 5th].
Left: Dana Feyen from the Red Hawks of Gale-Ettrick-Trempealeau won the 1600m in 5:08.33 is shown with Jillian Weston [Viroqua, 2nd in 5:08.99] and Noelle Maire [Belleville/New Glarus, 3rd]. Below: Feyan and Weston sprint to the finish line in the 1600m.
Above L-R: Brooke Livingston [Adams Friendship] and Madelyn LaBorde [Mount Horeb] qualified 2-3 in the 300m LH are shown in the 100m HH prelims. Left: Monroe's Jordan Hirsbrunner won both hurdle events [15.08, and 44.52] and Black River Fall's Stephanie Brauner [2nd in HH in 15.20].
Above 100m HH athletes L-R: Krista Diaz [Belleville/New Glarus, 3rd in HH, 4th in LH], Emily Hottinger [Jefferson, 4th in HH] and Stephanie Brauner.
Jefferson won the 4x200 relay in 1:46.53. 4x2 anchors above -R: Jefferson's Emily Hottinger, Beloit Turner's [4th] Destiny Wash, Dodgeville/Mineral Point's [2nd, 1:46.72] Jalisa Weier, and Lakeside Lutheran's [3rd] Janse Jensen.
4x800m relay winner Edgewood [9:37.77]
Runners above L-R:
Estrella Moschkau, Kelly Rodriguez, Maeve O'Driscoll, and anchor Caitlin Link
Below: 4x800m runners
Above TJ athletes L-R: Amber Rowoldt [Lakeside Lutheran, 2nd], Kelsey Georgeson [Mauston, 3rd], and Xana Leum [Viroqua, 4th - shown in the 100m HH prelims].
Left: TJ winner Madison Rizner [Richland Center, 37' 03]. Rizner also qualified for State in the LJ with a 4th place finish.
Above SP athletes L-R: Skye Digman [Platteville, 3rd], winner Emily Stendel [Jefferson, 42' 00], Alex Dynes [Columbus, 3rd], and Westby's Katelin Berklund [4th]. Stendel also won the discus [136' 09] while Digman was 3rd in the discus.
Above HJ athletes L-R: Sydney Staver [Dodgeville/Mineral Point, 3rd, 5' 04], Makayla Rooney [Platteville, 3rd, 5' 04], winner Jordan Hirsbrunner [Monroe, 5' 04], and Madison Rizner [Richland Center, 2nd, 5' 04].
Six jumpers cleared 5' 02. Fifth and sixth place went to Lexi Donarski [Aquinas, 5' 03-extra qualifier] and Ashlyn Oren [Edgerton, photo link shows successful 5' 02 jump].
Above HJ athletes L-R: Sydney Staver and Madison Rizner.
Right: Monore's Jordan Hirsbrunner had a big day McFarland winning three individual events and anchoring Monroe's winning 4x4 relay [other 4x4 runners were Josie Eberle , Cammi Ganshert, and Sydney Mathiason].
Above State qualifiers L-R: Josie Eberle [3rd in PV, Monroe], Jenna Thomas [4th in PV, Richland Center], and Makayla Rooney [3rd in HJ, Platteville].
Linse Wilbur a senior from Westby [above left and center] won the PV event [10' 06].
Danielle Schilling [right] also a senior who competes for Lakeside Lutheran was 2nd [10' 06] .
Above: MaFarland ninth grader Ella Weaver is shown in the 4x8 race. She qualified for State in the 3200m race with a 4th place finish.
The '32' was won by Dana Feyen [GET, 11:06.04] with Noelle Maire [Belleville/NG] 2nd, and Laura Beghin [Wisconsin Dells] 3rd. Feyen, Maire, and Beghin are pictured in the 1600m race above.