Heading into the 2019 prep track and field season, Fall River’s Tanner Liebenthal had a sense of “This is it.”
LA CROSSE — Last year as a freshman, Jessica Brueggeman notched second-place finishes in both the Division 3 girls’ long jump and triple jump. The second time around, she struck gold in both events — and rewrote the record books in the process.
LA CROSSE — While it wasn’t out of this world, the first taste of the WIAA state track and field meet was sweet for Wisconsin Dells’ Hailey Anchor.
LA CROSSE — There was one thing on Mackenzie Heyroth’s mind when she began preparing for this year’s track and field season: the WIAA state championships.
LA CROSSE — It’s the hope of every track and field athlete to be able to go out on top in their final event, but not many get to experience that joy.
LA CROSSE — Little by little, Dodgeland’s girls 3,200 relay team gained momentum during the Division 3 race Saturday morning at the WIAA state track and field championships.
LA CROSSE — Dodgeland’s Evan Finger was seeded 12th in the Division 3 boys 800 meters. Josh McLinn from Waupun was seeded even worse at 15th in the Division 2 competition.
LA CROSSE — Royall sophomore Jessica Brueggeman rewrote the record books during the 2019 WIAA state track and field meet Friday, May 31 and Saturday, June 1 in La Crosse.
LA CROSSE — The Baraboo prep track and field team put together a pair of top-10 finishes on the opening day of the WIAA Division 1 state meet.
LA CROSSE — While reaching the podium in her final trip to state wasn’t at the forefront of her mind, Rio’s Jordyn Hutzler said she was thinking about it a bit.
LA CROSSE — Entering this season, Lodi freshman Lucas Heyroth didn’t expect to qualify for the WIAA Division 2 state track and field meet in four events in his first season with the Blue Devils.
LA CROSSE — Wayland’s Gracien Jules received one heck of a parting gift Friday at the WIAA state track and field championships, while Dodgeland’s Mirandi Firari got a welcoming present of her own.
LA CROSSE — Jackson Mittelstedt has been blessed with good genes where height and jumping are concerned.
So far this season, both indoor and outdoor, Rio senior Jordyn Hutzler has only known one thing when she’s stepped on the track for a hurdles event: first place.