mickjagger wrote: 2015 WIAA Boys & Girls State Track & Field Championships:
WSN Boys & Girls Preview:
WIAA Boys & Girls Individual Results and Team Standings:
[h]Some great individual performances in the D-1 Girls Finals on Saturday.[/h]
Senior Gabby Beauvais
of Monona Grove won the 100, 200 and 400 meter races, along with placing 3rd in the long jump with a state record leap of 19.01 feet (the 1st & 2nd place jumpers also broke the state record).
Gold medal winner Jade Nolan
(19-8.5), a senior from Milwaukee Madison-University School and silver-medalist Angel Malone
(19-2.5) of Milwaukee Riverside both eclipsed the long jump state record of 18-11 by Wausau East's Brittany Rusch, which had stood since 1994
Sophomore Cami Davre
of Whitefish Bay won the 800 meter run in a record time of 2:09:22, breaking Suzy Favor's 30-yr old state mark of 2:09:88
. Davre also won the 1600 meter race and anchored WFB's state champion 4 X 800 meter relay team.
, a senior from Holmen, came away with gold medals in both the 100 meter and 300 meter hurdles.
And, Hartford junior Samantha Noenning
claimed state championship titles in the Shot Put (44.05) and the Discus (161.06).
won the D-1 Girls State Championship with 48 points.
[h]In D-1 Boys:[/h]
Senior Maurice Simpson
of Milwaukee King took home gold medals in the 100 & 200 meter dashes.
Madison West senior Olin Hacke
r upheld his family's great distance-running tradition by winning both the 1600 & 3200 meter events.
Cole Van Lanen
, a junior from Bayport, doubled down in the weight events, winning state championships in the Shot Put (62.0) and Discus (183-8).
Bayport's senior, Zach Lorbeck
also took home 2 gold medals, with top marks in both the high jump (6-7) and the long jump (23-3).
And, Racine Park's 4 X 200 meter relay team shattered the previous state record by almost a full second
, taking home the gold medal in a time of 1:26:04 (the previous mark was 1:27:03 was set in 2010 by Menomoneee Falls)
. Members of Park's state championship 800 meter relay team were Jamias James, Justin Steward, Vince Posey and Jeremy Steward
was the runaway State Champion in D-1, scoring 67 points, out-distancing runner-up Madison West by 31 pts.
Wisconsin Sports Network Hall of Fame Inductee, 2012