2017 Preseason Practice At Waukesha South

Thursday, March 9, 2017 at Waukesha South High School

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Above: Armoni Brown in the LJ at the 2016 Nelson Daniels Large School Meet at UW-Whitewater..




Wisconsin Track Online Feature For 2017


Waukesha South

Division: 1

Enrollment [2015-16]: 1405

Head Coach: Eric Lehmann - 23rd year as head coach.

Conference: Classic Eight

Conference Schools: Arrowhead, Catholic Memorial, Kettle Moraine, Mukwonago, Muskego High School, Waukesha North, Waukesha South, and Waukesha West.

2016 Classic Eight results.


Left : Grace Dargiewicz in the 4x8 and HJ at the 2016 Nelson Daniels Large School Meet at UW-Whitewater.

Right: Libby Geisress in the 1600m at the 2016 UW-Oshkosh Large School Meet.


Left: Jestine Green in the 200m prelims at the 2016 WIAA State Meet.


Right: Armoni Brown on the podium for winning the Bronze Medal in the LJ event at the 2016 WIAA State Meet.


Above left: Jestine Green hands off to anchor Armoni Brown in the 4x1 at the 2016 WIAA State Meet. Daeonna Johnson, Kaylee Gessay, Green, and Brown return for the 2017 season.


Coach John Barndt and his distance runners



Above center L-R: Sprint athletes Kristin Gessay, Armoni Brown, and Kristin's twin sister Kaylee.





Day 4 Of The 2017 Preseason



Coach Nate Schmitt works on the vault progression with the athletes.






Left: Head girls coach Eric Lehmann. Coach Lehmann has been the head coach at Waukesha South for 23 years.


Waukesha South Olympian

At the 2016 Summer Olympics Waukesha South and University of Wisconsin graduate Gwen Jorgenson won the Gold Medal in the Triathalon.

Jorgenson who also competed in the 2012 Olympics is shown on the right on the Wall of Fame for Waukesha South athletes and coaches.

Jorgenson competed in track and swim while at Waukesha South.


Waukesha South coaches L-R: John Barndt [distance] Jennifer Lehmann [hurdles, HJ], Bill Mier [horizontal jumps], and Nate Schmitt [pole vault].



Coach Jennifer Lehmann and hurdle athletes Daeonna Johnson [L] and Morgan Levine [R]. Lehmann is a former Waukesha South hurdle and jumps athlete who holds the school record in the HJ [5' 07].


Coach Bill Mier gives feedback to Armoni Brown. Brown set school records in the LJ [18' 08.00], TJ [38' 03.00] and 100m dash [12.60] during the 2016 season. She along with Daeoona Johnson, Kaylee Gessay, and Jestine Green set school relay records in the 4x1 [47.99] and 4x2 [1:44.1]. Also, Jestine Green set a new school record during 2016 in the 200m dash [25.53].


Throw athletes with their coach Megan Bayer [3rd from top left]. Megan's husband James [below center] also coaches the throwers.


Vault athletes