Area track athletes on to State
Area athletes qualify for
State Track Meet
Track athletes from River Ridge, Wauzeka-Steuben and Seneca competed in the Boscobel Sectional Friday afternoon.
Darlington won the boys meet with 72 points. River Ridge scored 5.5 points. Wauzeka-Steuben scored 1 point.
The top four finishers in each event qualified for the State Track Meet in La Crosse June 6 and 7.
Alex Breuer of River Ridge tied for third in the pole vault at 11-0 to qualify for state.
Cuba City won the girls meet with 124 points. River Ridge had 21.5. Wauzeka-Steuben had 15 points. Seneca scored 1 point.
Bridgette Myers of River Ridge was fourth in the 400 in 1:02.48 to qualify for the state meet.
Tatem Baures of Wauzeka-Steuben was fourth in the 1600 in 5:51.30 to qualify for state.
Baures was second in the 3200 in 12:38.88 to qualify for state.
Others participating in the Boscobel Sectional included Morgan Payne of Seneca who took 12th in the preliminaries of the girls 100 in 13.64.
Payne was eighth in the 200 in 28.61.
Taylor Crapp of River Ridge was sixth in the 300 hurdles in 50.88.
River Ridge was fifth in the 800 relay in 1:51.22 (Crapp, Meagan Herrick, Myers, Johanna Allen).
River Ridge was fifth in the 1600 relay in 4:18.79 (Crapp, Herrick, Emily Martin, Myers).
River Ridge was sixth in the 3200 relay in 10:41.14 (Martin, Michelle Cliff, Herrick, Makoy Retallick).
Sydney Bloom of River Ridge was sixth in the pole vault at 8-6.
Myers of River Ridge was 11th in the long jump at 14-11.75.
Crapp of River Ridge was 15th in the triple jump at 28.3.
Herrick of River Ridge was 12th in the shot put at 29-5.75.
Celina Giddings of Wauzeka-Steuben was seventh in the discus at 99-7.
Roni Zinkle of River Ridge was 16th in the discus at 82-6.
Jonathan Sjokuistcyz of Wauzeka-Steuben was 10th in the preliminaries of the boys 100 in 11.95.
Bo Kluesner of River Ridge was 14th in the 800 in 2:21.
River Ridge was ninth in the 400 relay in 47.30 (Saul Barrita, Tanner Irish, Caleb Irish, Quinn Crubel).
River Ridge was 15th in the 1600 relay in 3:52.50 (Corey Jelinek, Cordt Esser, Zach Fischer, Kluesner).
River Ridge was 11th in the 3200 relay in 9:06.34 (Isaac Mumm, Fischer, Kluesner, Anthony Remis).
Corey Schaffer of Wauzeka-Steuben was eighth in the discus at 117-7.