Berlin girls take second at sectional

Berlin girls take second at sectional


Berlin girls take second at sectional



The Berlin girls track and field team took home second place at the WIAA Division 2 Sectional meet at Little Chute on Thursday.

The Indians got state qualifying efforts from Claudia Roca in the triple jump, Jenna Horn in the long jump, Kinsey Harmon in the 1,600-meter run and their 3,200-meter relay team.

Omro got Moira Kilgas through to state in the 300-meter hurdles.

On the boys side, Omro was the top local team finish in 16th. They got state qualifying efforts from David Thomas in the 100-meter dash and their 800-meter relay team.

Berlin’s Austin Johnson qualified for state in the 400-meter dash as the only Indian to make it.

Whitewater Sectional: The Ripon girls crowned a pair of sectional champions and will send three events to the WIAA state track and field meet after finishing seventh at the Whitewater sectional.

Freshman Addy Baker finished first in the 300-meter hurdles, finishing with a time of 46.62 seconds.

She will be joined by senior Lydia Schwertferger who cleared 9-feet in the pole vault to win the sectional title.

The Tigers also qualified in the 3,200-meter relay where they finished second.

Trevor Robichaud was the only Ripon boy to qualify for state, placing third in the discus with a heave of 143-feet, 8-inches.

Division 3

Princeton sectional: Lourdes Academy’s Dylan Sommerfeld was the lone local sectional champion, winning the discus event.

Lourdes’ Hunter Neuens will also heading to state on the boys side in the long jump, while Valley Christian’s Luke Geffers is heading to state in the 3,200-meter run.

The Knights girls will send both their 1,600- and 3,200-meter relay teams to state.

Nora Keller advanced to state in both the 1,600- and 3,200-meter runs and will be joined by Abby Moore and Maeve McDonald in the 3,200.

Keller, Moore and McDonald finished 2-3-4, respectively, in the 3,200 meters.


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