Hilltopper tracksters finish indoor season

By Missy Klatt

MENOMONIE — This past week the Topper track team had two indoor meets, first at UW-Eau Claire on Monday, March 26th and then on Tuesday, the 27th at UW-Stout. Now we will have to see how the weather cooperates so we can get the outdoor season underway. 

[emember_protected] The Hilltoppers traveled to UW-EC to participate in the Chippewa Falls McDonell Indoor Invitational which consisted of 13 teams. The girls’ team finished in 8th place, being lead by their relay teams. They took 2nd in the 4×800, 3rd in the 4×400 and 4th in the 4×200. Bella Rassbach also had a second place finish in the long jump with a jump of 14’ 5’’.

For the boys’ team it was a fourth place finish, with several members scoring points. The team had one first place finish with the 4x200m relay. Pete Hill took second place honors in the high jump with a jump of 5’10”. Quinn Taylor had two second place finishes in the long jump and the triple jump.

Tuesday’s meet, the Blue Devil Invite consisted of 21 teams from Wisconsin and Minnesota with a lot of competition. As a team the girls tied for 19th with Boyceville. The only ones to score for the girls were the 4x400m relay team with a seventh place finish and Liz Wink with a 6th place finish in the 400m.

The boys’ team finished in 14th place, also tied with Boyceville. They too only had two members to score points, Pete Hill with a fifth place jump in the high jump and Quinn Taylor who took third in the triple jump.

CHIPPEWA FALLS MCDONELL INDOOR INVITATIONAL RESULTS

GIRLS’ INDIVIDUAL RESULTS: 4×800- 2. GC 10:53.80, 55m Hurdles- 9. L. Wannemacher 11.63, 10. D. Quinn 11.68. 4x200m- 4. GC 2:10.08. 400m- 8. K. Strong 1:12.77, 12. M. Eliason 1:17.63. 200m- 6. B. Rassbach 30.05, 14. T. Peskar 32.50, 20. Y. Mendez 33.84. 4x400m relay- 3. GC 4:57.52. High Jump- 7. M. Eliason 4’4”, 13. G. Moede 3’8”. Long Jump- 2. B. Rassbach 14.05, 17. K. Dayton 12.03, 21. M. Schmidt 10.11. Triple jump- 7. H. Strehlo 26-00.5, 8. K. Dayton 25-09.00. Shot put- 6. Y. Mendez 29.03, 14. H. Cook 26-04.5, 21. J. Hager 22-01.

GIRLS’ TEAM RESULTS: 1. Bloomer 122.5, 2. Arcadia 82, 3. Ladysmith 76, 4. Regis 53, 4. Flambeau 53, 6. Cornell/Lake Holcomb 49, 7. McDonell Central 46.5, 8. Glenwood City 39, 9. Thorp 28, 10. Bruce 12, 11. Elk Mound 8, 12. Fall Creek 5, 13. Gilman 4.

BOYS INDIVIDUAL RESULTS: 55m Hurdles-5. E. Kahler 9.28, 6. P. Hill 9.64. 55m- 4. D. Dean-Immerman, 6. D. Multhauf 7.28. 1600m- 7. J. Hojem 5:41.18, 14. K. Myers 6:37.08. 4×200- 1. GC 1:41.11. 400m- 9. O. Wagner 1:03.04. 800m- W. Eggert 2:31.60. 200m- D. Multhauf 25.81. High jump- 2. P. Hill 5’10”, 7. J. Nelson 5’2”. Pole  vault- 5. O. Wagner 8’6”. Long jump- 2. Q. Taylor 18-09, 13. A. Grant 14-10. Triple jump- 2. Q. Taylor 37-07. Shot put- 21. J. Klatt 27-01.

BOYS TEAM RESULTS: 1. Regis 117, 2. McDonell Central 105, 3. Bloomer 67, 4. Glenwood City 62.5, 5. Arcadia 51.5, 6. Flambeau 38, 7. Cornell/Lake Holcomb 29, 8. Elk Mound 26, 9. Ladysmith 25, 10. Bruce 21, 11. Thorp 17, 12. Gilman 15, 13. Fall Creek 5

BLUE DEVIL INVITE RESULTS

GIRLS’ INDIVIDUAL RESULTS: 55m- 20. B. Rassbach 8:38, 48. M. Schmidt 9.28, 49. M. Garcia 9.33. 200m- 37. T. Peskar 32.00, 48. Y. Mendez 33.20, 58. J. Hager 36.59. 400m- 6. L. Wink 1:07.59, 14. K. Strong 1:11.66. 800m- 11. L. Wannemacher 2:54.48. 1600m- 14. G. Moede 6:33.26. 55m Hurdles- 25. H. Strehlo 11.76, 27. L. Wannemacher 11.82. 4x400m relay- GC 4:48.15. High Jump- 11. M. Eliason 4-03. Long jump- 12. B. Rassbach 13-07, 20. K. Dayton 12-09. Triple jump- 9. H. Strehlo 28-04.50, 16. K. Dayton 27-00.25. Shot put- 25. B. Mendez 25-04, 28. H. Cook 24-09.

GIRLS TEAM RESULTS: 1. Prior Lake 95, 2. Bloomer 83, 3. Independence/Gilmanton 40, 4. Cochrane-Fountain City 33, 5. Ladysmith 27, 6. Northwestern 26, 7. Lincoln 22 8. Cumberland 21, 8. Durand 21 8. Frederic/Luck 21, 11. Thorp/Gilman 20 12. Superior 19, 13. Athens 16 14. St. Croix Central 11, 14. Mondovi 11, 14. Cadott 11, 17. Tomah 10, 18. Elk Mound 7, 19. Boyceville 5, 19. Glenwood City 5, 21. Barron 2.

BOYS’ INDIVIDUAL RESULTS: 55m- 15. J. Nelson 7:10. 200m- 45. O. Wagner 27.70. 800m- 19. W. Eggert 2:29.93. 1600m- 18. J. Hojem 5:32.68, 30. K. Myers 6:24.95. 55m Hurdles- 16. P. Hill 9.90, 20. E. Kahler 10.17. 4x400m- 17. GC 4:21.73. High Jump- 6. P. Hill 5-10, 16. J. Nelson 5-00. Long jump- 16. Q. Taylor 17-00.50, 27. A. Grant 14-10.00. Triple jump- 3. Q. Taylor 37-01.

BOYS TEAM RESULTS: 1. Prior Lake 118.50, 2. Bloomer 54, 3. St. Croix Central 48, 4. Tomah 45, 5. Cadott 36, 6. Superior 29, 7. Elk Mound 28.50, 8. Durand 27, 9. Northwestern 22 10. Cochrane-Fountain City 20, 11. Mondovi 13, 12. Athens 12, 13. Barron 11, 14. Boyceville 10, 14. Glenwood City 10, 16. Cumberland 8, 17. Ladysmith 6, 18. Lincoln 3, 18. Independence/Gilmanton 3, 18. Frederic/Luck 3 [/emember_protected]