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Auburndale girls earn state berth after winning WIAA Division 3 cross country sectional at Athens

Posted on 21 October 2017 by paul

The Auburndale girls cross country team won the team title at the 2017 WIAA Division 3 sectional at Erbach Park in Athens on Oct. 20 to earn a spot in the state meet Oct. 28 at Wisconsin Rapids. (Submitted photo)

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ATHENS – The Auburndale girls cross country team will be going back to the state meet for the third year in a row after capturing the team title at the WIAA Division 3 Cross Country Sectional on Friday at Erbach Park.

The Apaches had their top five runners finish in the top 16 of the girls race to earn 49 points, easily outdistancing Rosholt (87) for the sectional title.

Isabella Jewell topped Auburndale by finishing sixth in 20:40.7, with teammates Kali Karl (seventh, 20:52.1) and Vanessa Mitchell (eighth, 21:01.9) right behind.

Errika Zenner took 12th (21:12.4) and Anna Kollross was 16th (21:43.8) rounded out Auburndale’s stellar performance.

Stratford, Marshfield Columbus Catholic, and Spencer also competed at the sectional, but will not have any representatives at the 2017 WIAA State Cross Country Meet, which will be Saturday, Oct. 28, at Ridges Golf Course in Wisconsin Rapids.

Stratford placed 10th, Spencer 11th, and Columbus Catholic 14th in the girls team standings.

Angelia Verdone led Stratford, taking 31st in 23:01.0; Kaitlin Kasch was Spencer’s top runner (40th, 23:33.0); and Marissa Immerfall led Columbus (55th, 24:13.4).

Marissa Ellenbecker of Edgar won the girls race for the second year in a row, finishing with a time of 19:29.0, 32 seconds ahead of second-place Kortnie Volk of Three Lakes.

Columbus Catholic was sixth, Auburndale eighth, Stratford ninth, and Spencer 13th in the boys standings.

Adam Rzentkowski of Rosholt won the boys race in 16:31.9, 30 seconds ahead of Jared Zwettler of Prentice/Rib Lake.

Rosholt (43) and Wisconsin Rapids Assumption (60) earned the two boys team spots at the sectional.

Peyton Nystrom led Columbus Catholic, finishing 14th in 18:04.6, missing out on the final individual qualifying spot by 27.5 seconds.

Isaac Thompson topped Stratford, taking 15th in 18:06.6; Carl Lundgren led Auburndale (22nd, 18:21.1); and Spencer’s top runner was Collin Nieman (43rd, 18:58.6).

WIAA Division 3 Cross Country Sectional
Oct. 20, at Erbach Park, Athens
*Top two teams and top five individuals not on those teams qualify for WIAA State Cross Country Meet, Oct. 28, at Ridges Golf Course, Wisconsin Rapids.
Boys
Team scores:
*1. Rosholt 43; *2. Wisconsin Rapids Assumption 60; 3. Marathon 117; 4. Stevens Point Pacelli 137; 5. Athens 139; 6. Marshfield Columbus Catholic 194; 7. Loyal 202; 8. Auburndale 214; 9. Stratford 251; 10. Prentice/Rib Lake 268; 11. Edgar 315; 12. Wittenberg-Birnamwood 327; 13. Spencer 332; 14. Crandon 362; 15. Three Lakes 410; 16. Goodman/Pembine 412; Florence, Owen-Withee, Pittsville, Wabeno/Laona incomplete.
Top 10 individuals, and Auburndale, Marshfield Columbus Catholic, Spencer and Stratford finishers: 1. Adam Rzentkowski (ROS) 16:31.9; *2. Jared Zwettler (TL) 17:01.3; 3. Sean Dolan (WRA) 17:97.4; 4. Garrett Dolan (WRA) 17:07.9; 5. Sawyer Fleming (ROS) 17:14.1; *6. Nick Rogaczewski (ATH) 17:18.2; 7. Dausen Anderson (ROS) 17:19.0; *8. Tamerat Kubista (LOY) 17:29.2; *9. Joe Kraimer (MAR) 17:32.6; *10. Adam Dums (PRL) 17:37.1; 14. Peyton Nystrom (MCC) 18:04.6; 15. Isaac Thompson (ST) 18:06.6; 22. Carl Lundgren (AUB) 18:21.1; 27. Josh Guyer (MCC) 18:34.8; 36. Jeremiah Giles (MCC) 18:47.2; 41. Lance Heidmann (ST) 18:55.3; 43. Collin Nieman (SP) 18:58.6; 44. Paul Kollross (AUB) 18:59.1; 46. Aaron Pankratz (SP) 19:03.8; 51. Matthew Leick (AUB) 19:14.5; 53. Carver Empey (AUB) 19:16.9; 54. Paul Peplinski (AUB) 19:16.9; 55. Mikhail Andreev (AUB) 19:17.9; 59. Flynn McQuillen (MCC) 19:30.1; 62. Derek Martin (ST) 19:40.1; 65. Tim Wenzel (ST) 19:45.7; 67. Jacob Dick (MCC) 19:49.6; 71. Bryce Fuerlinger (MCC) 20:00.9; 73. Darren Kieffer (AUB) 20:01.8; 82. Antonio Verdone (ST) 20:27.3; 83. Brenden Fecker (ST) 20:29.9; 84. Ashton Ackman (SP) 20:32.7; 85. Daniel Lopez (ST) 20:35.4; 89. Bryce Shaw (SP) 20:51.9; 92. Dominick Wichlacz (SP) 20:55.4; 93. Leo Rodriguez (SP) 20:57.8; 98. Brett Kasch (SP) 21:12.6; 113. Nate Knoeck (MCC) 22:44.9.
Girls
Team scores:
*1. Auburndale 49; *2. Rosholt 87; 3. Wittenberg-Birnamwood 117; 4. Prentice/Rib Lake 142; 5. Marathon 157; 6. Stevens Point Pacelli 179; 7. Loyal 219; 8. Three Lakes 267; 9. Athens 272; 10. Stratford 276; 11. Spencer 277; 12. Edgar 294; 13. Wabeno/Laona 308; 14. Marshfield Columbus Catholic 310; 15. Owen-Withee 320; Wisconsin Rapids Assumption, Crandon, Florence, Goodman/Pembine, Pittsville incomplete.
Top 10 individuals, and Auburndale, Marshfield Columbus Catholic, Spencer and Stratford finishers: *1. Marissa Ellenbecker (ED) 19:29.0; *2. Kortnie Volk (TL) 20:01.4; *3. Anna Buchberger (MAR) 20:27.8; *4. Savannah Schley (LOY) 20:30.5; *5. Serena Moore (PRL) 20:31.8; 6. Isabella Jewell (AUB) 20:40.7; 7. Kali Karl (AUB) 20:52.1; 8. Vanessa Mitchell (AUB) 21:01.9; 12. Errika Zenner (AUB) 21:12.4; 16. Anna Kollross (AUB) 21:43.8; 23. Victoria Hasenohrl (AUB) 22:31.8; 28. Lily Kloos (AUB) 22:51.5; 31. Angelia Verdone (ST) 23:01.0; 37. Kaylee Hollatz (ST) 23:17.5; 40. Kaitlin Kasch (SP) 23:33.0; 51. Leah Nieman (SP) 23:56.0; 55. Marissa Immerfall (MCC) 24:13.4; 56. Kaylee Wehrman (SP) 24:33.3; 58. Morgan Albrecht (MCC) 24:39.4; 59. Hailey Roehl (MCC) 24:40.8; 62. Leigh Anne Sieracki (SP) 25:00.8; 66. Melanie Lang (MCC) 25:17.9; 71. Taya Nett (ST) 25:49.8; 74. Maddy Pavloski (ST) 25:55.5; 79. Brenna Manecke (ST) 26:15.2; 83. Julia Schneider (ST) 26:40.3; 84. Hannah Zastrow (SP) 26:50.3; 86. Sabrina Vircks (SP) 26:59.6; 88. Sydney Boeger (ST) 27:22.2; 89. Holly Dean (MCC) 27:23.2; 90. Tiffany Meinders (SP) 27:25.2; 96. Ashley Dean (MCC) 27:40.5; 101. Fiona Gonzalez Pilsner (MCC) 28:12.6.

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Columbus Catholic boys finish runner-up at 2017 Cloverbelt Conference Cross Country Meet

Posted on 15 October 2017 by paul

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EAU CLAIRE – The Marshfield Columbus Catholic boys had a strong showing with a second-place finish at the 2017 Cloverbelt Conference Cross Country Meet on Saturday at City Wells Park.

Chippewa Falls McDonell had four top-seven finishers to easily win the boys team title with 34 points. Columbus Catholic was second with 110 and Spencer ended up fifth with 140.

Isaac Bohaty of McDonell won the boys race in 16:31.7, three seconds ahead of Eau Claire Regis’ Zach Yengo.

Joshua Guyer led Columbus, finishing 11th in 17:46.1. Peyton Nystrom was 19th (18:01.3), Jeremiah Giles was 25th (18:22.6), and Flynn McQuillen took 27th (18:33.6) for the Dons.

Aaron Pankratz was 13th in 17:46.7 to lead Spencer. Collin Nieman was 22nd in 18:08.3.

Neillsville/Granton won the girls team title with 62 points, well ahead of second-place Colby/Abbotsford (91). Spencer was seventh with 175 and Columbus Catholic took eighth with 185.

Savannah Schley of Loyal/Greenwood won the girls race in 19:32.0, six seconds ahead of Neillsville/Granton’s Chloee Lowry.

Leah Nieman was 21st (22:21.9) and Kaylee Wehrman took 29th (23:03.8) for Spencer.

Hailey Roehl finished 27th (22:53.9) and Marissa Immerfall ended up 32nd (23:15.6) for Columbus Catholic.

Spencer and Marshfield Columbus Catholic will compete at the WIAA Division 3 sectional meet Friday at Athens.

2017 Cloverbelt Conference Cross Country Meet
Oct. 14, at Eau Claire City Wells Park
Boys
Team scores:
1. Chippewa Falls McDonell 34; 2. Marshfield Columbus Catholic 110; 3. Altoona 126; 4. Loyal/Greenwood 132; 5. Spencer 140; 6. Colby/Abbotsford 141; 7. Neillsville/Granton 146; 8. Eau Claire Regis 171; 9. Stanley-Boyd 174; 10. Osseo-Fairchild 231; 11. Cadott 265; Fall Creek, Thorp, Owen-Withee incomplete.
Top 10, and Spencer and Marshfield Columbus Catholic finishers: 1. Isaac Bohaty (CFM) 16:31.7; 2. Zach Yengo (ECR) 16:34.9; 3. Matt Roth (CA) 16:44.4; 4. Elliot Genteman (LG) 17:02.4; 5. Joe Thaler (CFM) 17:23.0; 6. Sean Craker (CFM) 17:27.1; 7. Charlie Bleskachek (CFM) 17:29.7; 8. Evan Moss (ALT) 17:36.0; 9. Luke Bogdonovich (LG) 17:39.9; 10. Matt Jankowski (OW) 17:42.5; 11. Joshua Guyer (MCC) 17:46.1; 13. Aaron Pankratz (SP) 17:46.7; 19. Peyton Nystrom (MCC) 18:01.3; 22. Collin Nieman (SP) 18:08.3; 25. Jeremiah Giles (MCC) 18:22.6; 27. Flynn McQuillen (MCC) 18:33.6; 37. Ashton Ackman (SP) 19:02.5; 41. Bryce Fuerlinger (MCC) 19:07.6; 42. Leonardo Rodriguez (SP) 19:09.2; 47. Bryce Shaw (SP) 19:24.3; 58. Brett Kasch (SP) 20:05.8; 64. Jacob Dick (MCC) 20:33.9; 65. Dominick Wichlacz (SP) 20:37.5; 76. Nate Knoeck (MCC) 21:50.4.
Girls
Team scores:
1. Neillsville/Granton 62; 2. Colby/Abbotsford 91; 3. Altoona 94; 4. Chippewa Falls McDonell 98; 5. Loyal/Greenwood 113; 6. Fall Creek 149; 7. Spencer 175; 8. Marshfield Columbus Catholic 185; 9. Eau Claire Regis 216; 10. Cadott 220; 11. Osseo-Fairchild 225; Thorp, Owen-Withee, Stanley-Boyd incomplete.
Top 10, and Spencer and Marshfield Columbus Catholic finishers: 1. Savannah Schley (LG) 19:32.0; 2. Chloee Lowry (NG) 19:36.6; 3. Kari Herman (OF) 19:46.5; 4. Falon Immormino (TH) 19:51.5; 5. Laura Accola (FC) 20:43.3; 6. Baileigh Johnson (NG) 20:57.8; 7. Sadie Matthews (ALT) 21:03.4; 8. Isabelle Feiten (CA) 21:16.6; 9. Molly Milliren (TH) 21:20.7; 10. Abbie Hediger (CA) 21:27.7; 21. Leah Nieman (SP) 22:21.9; 27. Hailey Roehl (MCC) 22:53.9; 29. Kaylee Wehrman (SP) 23:03.8; 32. Marissa Immerfall (MCC) 23:15.6; 40. Kaitlin Kasch (SP) 23:56.2; 41. Melanie Lang (MCC) 23:58.7; 50. Morgan Albrecht (MCC) 24:42.2; 53. Hannah Zastrow (SP) 25:07.8; 57. Sabrina Vircks (SP) 25:21.0; 59. Leigh Anne Sieracki (SP) 25:30.3; 62. Ashley Dean (MCC) 25:40.9; 64. Tiffany Meinders (SP) 26:16.5; 68. Holly Dean (MCC) 26:35.8; 71. Fiona Gonzalez-Pilsne (MCC) 27:08.7.

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Auburndale girls win team title at Athens Cross Country Invitational

Posted on 28 September 2017 by paul

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ATHENS – Isabella Jewell finished third and Kali Karl was fifth to lead the Auburndale girls cross country team to the team title at the Athens Invitational on Thursday.

Auburndale’s top-five finishes all ended up in the top 10 as the Apaches finished with 35 points, 27 ahead of second-place Phillips. Stratford was fourth (115), Spencer fifth (130), and Marshfield Columbus Catholic sixth (152) in the team standings.

Kortnie Volk of Three Lakes won the girls race in 20:02.1, about 20 seconds ahead of Jewell. Karl was fifth at 21:01.8, Erricka Zenner took eighth, Taylor Stanton was ninth, and Vanessa Mitchell finished 10th for the Apaches.

Macie Schillinger finished seventh to lead Stratford, running in 21:08.3.

Spencer’s top runner was Kaitlin Kasch, who was 16th in 21:58.1, and Columbus was led by Marissa Immerfall, who was 25th in 23:08.6.

Phillips won the boys team title with 49 points, 12 better than Wisconsin Rapids Assumption. Columbus Catholic was third with 112, Stratford fifth at 156, Spencer sixth at 157, and Auburndale seventh at 161.

Sean Dolan of Wisconsin Rapids Assumption outran teammate Garrett Dolan to win the boys race in 16:58.1.

Peyton Nystrom was the top area runner, taking sixth in 17:48.1.

James Heeg of Stratford was eighth in 18:03.7 and Aaron Pankratz of Spencer finished 10th in 18:07.4 to also earn top-10 finishes.

Auburndale’s top runner was Carl Lundgren, who took 23rd in 18:34.4.

Athens Cross Country Invitational
Sept. 28, at Erbach Park
Boys
Team scores:
1. Phillips 49; 2. Wisconsin Rapids Assumption 61; 3. Marshfield Columbus Catholic 112; 4. Athens 124; 5. Stratford 156; 6. Spencer 157; 7. Auburndale 161; 8. Prentice 182; 9. Owen-Withee 204; 10. Stanley-Boyd 263; 11. Thorp 263; Three Lakes incomplete.
Top 10 individuals, and Columbus Catholic, Auburndale, Spencer and Stratford finishers: 1. Sean Dolan (WRA) 16:58.1; 2. Garrett Dolan (WRA) 17:04.6; 3. Nicholas Rogaczewski (ATH) 17:22.7; 4. Jared Zwettler (TL) 17:32.4; 5. Jed Miller (PH) 17:40.6; 6. Peyton Nystrom (MCC) 17:48.1; 7. Ben Edwards (PH) 17:50.2; 8. James Heeg (ST) 18:03.7; 9. Adam Dums (PR) 18:03.9; 10. Aaron Pankratz (SP) 18:07.4; 11. Jeremiah Giles (MCC) 18:08.4; 13. Collin Nieman (SP) 18:13.4; 22. Isaac Thompson (ST) 18:31.1; 23. Carl Lundgren (AUB) 18:34.4; 27. Paul Kollross (AUB) 18:42.2; 32. Flynn McQuillen (MCC) 18:50.2; 33. Bryce Fuerlinger (MCC) 18:52.9; 34. Lance Heidmann (ST) 18:53.9; 35. Josh Guyer (MCC) 18:54.4; 37. Leo Rodriguez (SP) 19:00.9; 42. Matthew Leick (AUB) 19:23.9; 43. Paul Peplinski (AUB) 19:25.1; 44. Derek Marten (ST) 19:30.9; 45. Darren Kieffer (AUB) 19:35.4; 46. Jacob Dick (MCC) 19:39.1; 50. Bryce Shaw (SP) 19:50.3; 52. Brett Kasch (SP) 20:00.4; 53. Brenden Fecker (ST) 20:03.7; 54. Dominick Wichlacz (SP) 20:37.4; 59. Andrew Chapel (ST) 20:57.3; 60. Ashton Ackman (SP) 21:03.3; 61. Carver Empey (AUB) 21:29.1.
Girls
Team scores:
1. Auburndale 35; 2. Phillips 62; 3. Prentice 98; 4. Stratford 115; 5. Spencer 130; 6. Marshfield Columbus Catholic 152; 7. Three Lakes 163; 8. Owen-Withee 165; Wisconsin Rapids Assumption, Athens, Stanley-Boyd, Thorp incomplete.
Top 10 individuals, and Columbus Catholic, Auburndale, Spencer and Stratford finishers: 1. Kortnie Volk (TL) 20:02.1; 2. Serena Moore (PR) 20:07.0; 3. Isabella Jewell (AUB) 20:22.6; 4. Annikka Johnson (PH) 20:58.9; 5. Kali Karl (AUB) 21:01.8; 6. Carolyn Neerdaels (PH) 21:04.4; 7. Macie Schillinger (ST) 21:08.3; 8. Erricka Zenner (AUB) 21:09.7; 9. Taylor Stanton (AUB) 21:15.6; 10. Vanessa Mitchell (AUB) 21:15.6; 16. Kaitlin Kasch (SP) 21:58.1; 17. Annalise Jewell (AUB) 21:59.6; 18. Anna Kollross (AUB) 22:02.9; 20. Angelia Verdone (ST) 22:36.6; 23. Kaylee Hollatz (ST) 22:56.1; 25. Marissa Immerfall (MCC) 23:08.6; 26. Leah Nieman (SP) 23:09.6; 31. Kaylee Wehrman (SP) 23:33.0; 32. Melanie Lang (MCC) 23:39.9; 33. Hailey Roehl (MCC) 23:55.5; 35. Hannah Zastrow (SP) 24:06.3; 36. Taya Nett (ST) 24:16.2; 40. Morgan Albrecht (MCC) 24:40.4; 43. Sabrina Vircks (SP) 25:00.2; 44. Leigh Anne Sieracki (SP) 25:19.6; 45. Maddy Pavloski (ST) 25:30.7; 46. Holly Dean (MCC) 26:31.2; 47. Ashley Dean (MCC) 26:33.8; 48. Brenna Manecke (ST) 26:35.0; 50. Tiffany Meinders (SP) 26:45.6; 52. Julia Schneider (ST) 27:01.0.

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Columbus Catholic boys second at Edgar Cross Country Invitational

Posted on 26 September 2017 by paul

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RIB MOUNTAIN – The Marshfield Columbus Catholic boys cross country team placed second, with all six of its top runners finishing in the top 28 at the Edgar Invitational on Tuesday at Nine Mile Recreation Area.

Peyton Nystrom led the way for the Dons boys, finishing sixth in 17:44.8, one minute behind winner Trey Ulrich of Medford. Jeremiah Giles was 12th (18:26.6) and Josh Guyer took 13th (18:28.9) for the Dons’ other top 15 finishes.

Medford swept the team titles, scoring 35 points on the boys side and 31 in the girls standings. The Columbus boys were second with 82 points, while the Dons girls finished sixth with 158 points.

Marissa Ellenbecker of Edgar won the girls race in 18:58.2, a full minute ahead of Savannah Schley of Loyal/Greenwood.

Columbus’ top finisher was Marissa Immerfall, who placed 17th in 22:41.5.

Edgar Cross Country Invitational
Sept. 26, at Nine Mile Recreation Area, Rib Mountain
Boys
Team scores:
1. Medford 35; 2. Marshfield Columbus Catholic 82; 3. Loyal/Greenwood 85; 4. Mosinee 91; 5. Neillsville 134; 6. Owen-Withee 168; 7. Edgar 178; 8. Crandon 185; 9. Westfield/Montello 197; 10. Pittsville 279.
Top 10 and Columbus Catholic finishers: 1. Trey Ulrich (MED) 16:44.9; 2. Tamerat Kubista (LG) 17:05.6; 3. Elliot Genteman (LG) 17:12.2; 4. Derek Rudolph (MED) 17:30.6; 5. Grayson Barrett (MOS) 17:38.7; 6. Peyton Nystrom (MCC) 17:44.8; 7. Ray Zirngible (MED) 17:45.2; 8. Eric Kordus (MOS) 17:48.9; 9. Mason Rudolph (MED) 18:19.2; 10. Luke Bogdonovich (LG) 18:21.4; 12. Jeremiah Giles (MCC) 18:26.6; 13. Josh Guyer (MCC) 18:28.9; 24. Bryce Fuerlinger (MCC) 19:07.8; 27. Jacob Dick (MCC) 19:21.9; 28. Flynn McQuillen (MCC) 19:28.2.
Girls
Team scores:
1. Medford 31; 2. Mosinee 73; 3. Neillsville 107; 4. Loyal/Greenwood 135; 5. Westfield/Montello 136; 6. Marshfield Columbus Catholic 158; 7. Edgar 171; 8. Crandon 189; 9. Owen-Withee 191; Pittsville incomplete.
Top 10 and Columbus Catholic finishers: 1. Marissa Ellenbecker (ED) 18:58.2; 2. Savannah Schley (LG) 19:58.5; 3. Franny Seidel (MED) 20:23.4; 4. Mikayla Flyte (WM) 20:37.5; 5. Lauren Meyer (MED) 20:39.2; 6. Alicia Kawa (MED) 20:44.0; 7. Chloee Lowry (NEIL) 20:47.2; 8. Karli Higgins (MED) 21:16.8; 9. Paige Brandner (MED) 21:19.0; 10. Baileigh Johnson (NEIL) 21:29.0; 17. Marissa Immerfall (MCC) 22:41.5; 26. Hailey Roehl (MCC) 23:22.1; 29. Melanie Lang (MCC) 23:39.5; 37. Morgan Albrecht (MCC) 24:45.3; 51. Ashley Dean (MCC) 26:51.3; 58. Holly Dean (MCC) 28:51.8.

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Columbus Catholic boys take team title at Spencer Cross Country Invitational

Posted on 21 September 2017 by paul

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SPENCER – The Marshfield Columbus Catholic boys and Wittenberg-Birnamwood girls won team titles at the annual Spencer Cross Country Invitational on Thursday at Frey Field.

The Dons boys totaled 55 points, edging Loyal by eight points. Stratford was third (74) and Spencer took fifth (99).

On the girls side, Wittenberg-Birnamwood had a pair of top-eight finishers to end up with 33 points, easily outdistancing second-place Stratford (68). Spencer was third (75) and Columbus Catholic took fourth (96).

Marshfield and Merrill also competed in the meet, but were not in the team standings.

Marshfield’s Jordan Dzikowich won the boys race in 16:57.3, about 14 seconds ahead of second-place Tamerat Kubista of Loyal. Joseph McKee was third (17:13.7) and Addison Hill fourth (1:21.3) for Marshfield.

Peyton Nystrom led Columbus with a ninth-place finish, coming in in 18:02.7. Joshua Guyer was 11th in 18:18.7.

James Heeg led Stratford, taking 14th in 18:33.9, and Collin Nieman topped Spencer by placing 17th (18:38.8).

Sophia Schrodi was third (21:26.0) and Lilly O’Brien finished sixth (22:03.8) for the Tigers girls.

Kaitlin Kasch was ninth for Spencer (22:18.5), Macie Schillinger took 10th for Stratford (22:23.7), and Marissa Immerfall was Columbus Catholic’s top runner, taking 15th (23:32.2).

Spencer Cross Country Invitational
Sept. 21, at Frey Field
Boys
Team scores:
1. Marshfield Columbus Catholic 55; 2. Loyal 63; 3. Stratford 74; 4. Wittenberg-Birnamwood 94; 5. Spencer 99; 6. Eau Claire Regis 133; 7. Stanley-Boyd 150; 8. Pittsville 207. No team scores: Marshfield, Merrill.
Top 10 and Marshfield, Marshfield Columbus Catholic, Spencer and Stratford finishers: 1. Jordan Dzikowich (MAR) 16:57.3; 2. Tamerat Kubista (LOY) 17:11.7; 3. Joseph McKee (MAR) 17:13.7; 4. Addison Hill (MAR) 17:21.3; 5. Zach Yengo (ECR) 17:23.2; 6. Joshua McKee (MAR) 17:25.5; 7. Elliot Genteman (LOY) 17:35.2; 8. Jared Oemig (MAR) 17:43.3; 9. Peyton Nystrom (MCC) 18:02.7; 10. Jacob Dick (MAR) 18:12.2; 11. Joshua Guyer (MCC) 18:18.7; 12. Carter Chojnacki (MAR) 18:23.9; 14. James Heeg (ST) 18:33.9; 17. Collin Nieman (SP) 18:38.8; 18. Jeremiah Giles (MCC) 18:39.8; 19. Aaron Pankratz (SP) 18:48.8; 20. Ben Claessens (MAR) 18:53.1; 22. Bryce Fuerlinger (MCC) 18:56.0; 23. Lance Heidmann (ST) 19:01.7; 29. Derek Marten (ST) 19:38.6; 34. Jacob Dick (MCC) 19:57.3; 36. Ashton Ackman (SP) 20:02.1; 37. Bryce Shaw (SP) 20:08.4; 39. Brenden Fecker (ST) 20:11.0; 41. Dominick Wichlacz (SP) 20:38.8; 43. Antonio Verdone (ST) 20:45.0; 45. Flynn McQuillen (MCC) 20:55.6; 51. Tim Wenzel (ST) 21:36.1; 62. Colten Post (SP) 23:36.8; 65. Leo Rodriguez (SP) 24:24.7.
Girls
Team scores:
1. Wittenberg-Birnamwood 33; 2. Stratford 68; 3. Spencer 75; 4. Marshfield Columbus Catholic 96; 5. Loyal 99; 6. Eau Claire Regis 133; Pittsville and Stanley-Boyd incomplete. No team scores: Marshfield, Merrill.
Top 10 and Marshfield, Marshfield Columbus Catholic, Spencer and Stratford finishers: 1. Savannah Schley (LOY) 20:46.5; 2. Dalie Thomas (MER) 21:15.3; 3. Sophia Schrodi (MAR) 21:26.0; 4. Courtney Krueger (MER) 21:52.5; 5. Paige Norrbom (WB) 21:59.5; 6. Lilly O’Brien (MAR) 22:03.8; 7. Ali Geiger (MAR) 22:13.5; 8. Emily Norrbom (WB) 22:15.8; 9. Kaitlin Kasch (SP) 22:18.5; 10. Macie Schillinger (ST) 22:23.7; 11. Dehlia Kilty (MAR) 22:30.0; 13. Angelia Verdone (ST) 23:12.3; 14. Kaylee Hollatz (ST) 23:28.1; 15. Marissa Immerfall (MCC) 23:32.2; 17. Leah Nieman (SP) 23:38.9; 19. Morgan Albrecht (MCC) 24:12.0; 20. Leah Brown (MAR) 24:12.3; 22. Hailey Roehl (MCC) 24:30.3; 23. Kaylee Wehrman (SP) 24:38.8; 25. Elaina Kirschnik (MAR) 24:41.7; 26. Leigh Anne Sieracki (SP) 24:42.5; 28. Taya Nett (ST) 25:02.1; 29. Bailey Bauer (MAR) 25:11.8; 31. Madysen Bohman (MAR) 25:16.4; 35. Melanie Lang (MCC) 25:34.9; 42. Hannah Zastrow (SP) 26:24.1; 44. Maddy Pavloski (ST) 26:35.4; 48. Brenna Manecke (ST) 26:59.4; 51. Julia Schneider (ST) 27:38.2; 55. Holly Dean (MCC) 27:59.8; 56. Ashley Dean (MCC) 28:00.2.

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Marshfield boys take team title at own Marshfield Tiger Cross Country Invitational

Posted on 05 September 2017 by paul

Marshfield’s Jordan Dzikowich finished seventh and was one of four Tigers to place in the top 10 to help them win the boys team title at the 2017 Marshfield Tiger Cross Country Invitational on Tuesday at Frey Field in Spencer. (Photo by Paul Lecker/MarshfieldAreaSports.com)

Auburndale’s Isabella Jewell finished 10th in the girls race to help the Apaches to a third-place team finish at the 2017 Marshfield Tiger Cross Country Invitational on Tuesday at Frey Field in Spencer. (Photo by Paul Lecker/MarshfieldAreaSports.com)

Marshfield senior Sophia Schrodi finished 15th in the girls race at the 2017 Marshfield Tiger Cross Country Invitational on Tuesday at Frey Field in Spencer. (Photo by Paul Lecker/MarshfieldAreaSports.com)

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SPENCER – Joseph McKee won and three other Marshfield runners finished in the top nine to lead the Tigers boys to the team title at the 2017 Marshfield Tiger Cross Country Invitational on Tuesday at Frey Field.

Joseph McKee won the 5-kilometer race in 16:58.0, four seconds ahead of Medford’s Trey Ulrich.

Jordan Dzikowich was seventh (17:33.2), Addison Hill finished eighth (17:33.3) and Joshua McKee took ninth (17:35.2) to provide Marshfield with the points it needed to roll to the team title. Marshfield had 41 points, with Medford finishing second with 103.

Marshfield Columbus Catholic took fifth with 182 points, Auburndale was 13th with 324, Stratford took 15th with 342, and Spencer was 16th with 361.

“The kids ran really well and responded well after just a two days rest after the Columbus meet on Saturday,” Marshfield coach Dan Akin said. “They’re teally working hard and I’m pleased so far. Our top four guys have been steady the first two meets, and the rest of the guys are fighting the other varsity spots.”

Peyton Nystrom was 21st in 18:14.8 and Joshua Guyer took 24th in 18:15.8 to lead the Columbus boys.

James Heeg topped the Stratford boys by finishing 23rd in 18:15.7; Spencer’s top runner was Collin Nieman, who finished 26th in 18:19.5; and Carl Lundgren led Auburndale by taking 37th in 18:43.5.

Chippewa Falls won a tiebreaker over Medford to win the girls team title.

Katie Faris of Chippewa Falls won the girls 5K race in 19:38.8, 11 seconds ahead of Wausau East’s Mariah Haigh.

Auburndale’s Isabella Jewell finished 10th (21:20.9) to help the Apaches girls to a third-place finish in the team standings with 84 points.

Auburndale’s top-five runners all finished within 46 seconds of each other. Vanessa Mitchell was 16th (21:50.1) and Kali Karl was 17th (21:51.9) to give the Apaches three top-20 runners.

“I was very pleased with how the girls ran,” Auburndale coach Joren Anderson said. “They are working on running in a pack which continued to show improvement throughout the race. We were glad to be competitive with all schools, both small and large.”

Marshfield was fifth with 150 points, Stratford took ninth with 257, Spencer was 12th with 267, and Marshfield Columbus Catholic took 13th with 287.

Sophia Schrodi earned medalist honors with a 15th-place finish for the Marshfield girls, running in 21:46.7.

Spencer’s Kaitlin Kasch was 19th in 21:55.6, Stratford’s Macie Schillinger took 29th in 22:11.4, and Columbus Catholic’s Hailey Roehl was 50th in 23:28.6 to lead the local schools.

2017 Marshfield Tiger Cross Country Invitational
Sept. 5, at Frey Field, Spencer
Boys
Team scores:
1. Marshfield 41; 2. Medford 103; 3. Tomah 113; 4. Marathon 149; 5. Marshfield Columbus Catholic 182; 6. Loyal 196; 7. Wausau East 236; 8. Wisconsin Rapids 240; 9. Chippewa Falls 241; 10. Athens 243; 11. Black River Falls 253; 12. Lakeland 321; 13. Auburndale 324; 14. Colby/Abbotsford 341; 15. Stratford 342; 16. Spencer 361; 17. Pittsville 536.
Top 10 and Marshfield, Columbus Catholic, Spencer, Auburndale and Stratford finishers: 1. Joseph McKee (MARSH) 16:58.0; 2. Trey Ulrich (MED) 17:02.1; 3. Trevin Nelson (TOM) 17:08.2; 4. Jordan Straub (WE) 17:14.9; 5. Tamerat Kubista (LOY) 17:15.3; 6. Derek Rudolph (MED) 17:22.0; 7. Jordan Dzikowich (MARSH) 17:33.2; 8. Addison Hill (MARSH) 17:33.3; 9. Joshua McKee (MARSH) 17:35.2; 10. Joe Kraimer (MARAT) 17:39.0; 17. Carter Chojnacki (MARSH) 18:11.5; 20. Jacob Dick (MARSH) 18:14.6; 21. Peyton Nystrom (MCC) 18:14.8; 23. James Heeg (ST) 18:15.7; 24. Joshua Guyer (MCC) 18:15.8; 26. Collin Nieman (SP) 18:19.5; 37. Carl Lundgren (AUB) 18:43.5; 38. Bryce Fuerlinger (MCC) 18:43.5; 39. Jeremiah Giles (MCC) 18:45.0; 45. Ben Claessens (MARSH) 18:54.3; 47. Paul Kollross (AUB) 18:55.0; 49. Aaron Pankratz (SP) 18:58.7; 57. Eli Swanson (MARSH) 19:16.6; 62. Isaac Thompson (ST) 19:21.7; 66. Jacob Dick (MCC) 19:26.0; 68. Flynn McQuillen (MCC) 19:31.8; 70. Lance Heidmann (ST) 19:41.2; 77. Paul Peplinski (AUB) 19:50.5; 84. Darren Kieffer (AUB) 20:01.5; 88. Will Boyer (MCC) 20:05.7; 91. Matthew Leick (AUB) 20;21.0; 92. Ashton Ackman (SP) 20:23.8; 98. Carver Empey (AUB) 20:39.6; 99. Tim Wenzel (ST) 20:41.0; 102. Leo Rodriguez (SP) 20:45.3; 104. Antonio Verdone (ST) 20:57.3; 105. Andrew Chapel (ST) 20:59.3; 106. Gage Stoflet (AUB) 21:03.5; 107. Brenden Fecker (ST) 21:07.3; 110. Bryce Shaw (SP) 21:29.0; 111. Sam Schoenfuss (ST) 21:33.0; 112. Dominick Wichlacz (SP) 21:40.8; 115. Josh Peplinski (AUB) 22:03.2; 117. Colten Post (SP) 22:50.1.
Girls
Team scores:
1. Chippewa Falls 77 (won via tiebreaker); 2. Medford 77; 3. Auburndale 84; 4. Wausau East 130; 5. Marshfield 150; 6. Wisconsin Rapids 174; 7. Colby/Abbotsford 188; 8. Marathon 222; 9. Stratford 257; 10. Loyal 260; 11. Tomah 260; 12. Spencer 267; 13. Marshfield Columbus Catholic 287; 14. Black River Falls 321.
Top 10 and Marshfield, Columbus Catholic, Spencer, Auburndale and Stratford finishers: 1. Katie Faris (CF) 19:38.8; 2. Mariah Haight (WE) 19:49.8; 3. Savannah Schley (LOY) 20:03.6; 4. Ella Behling (CF) 20:22.7; 5. Anna Buchberger (MARAT) 20:23.2; 6. Willow Sering (WR) 20:23.8; 7. Franny Seidel (MED) 20:26.1; 8. Hannah Wilcox-Borg (TOM) 20:27.4; 9. Lauren Meyer (MED) 21:05.7; 10. Isabella Jewell (AUB) 21:20.9; 15. Sophia Schrodi (MARSH) 21:46.7; 16. Vanessa Mitchell (AUB) 21:50.1; 17. Kali Karl (AUB) 21:51.9; 19. Kaitlin Kasch (SP) 21:55.6; 22. Erricka Zenner (AUB) 21:58.9; 26. Taylor Stanton (AUB) 22:06.1; 27. Lilly O’Brien (MARSH) 22:10.4; 29. Macie Schillinger (ST) 22:11.4; 35. Annalise Jewell (AUB) 22:28.8; 39. Ali Geiger (MARSH) 23:02.2; 41. Angelina Verdone (ST) 23:10.0; 42. Dehlia Kilty (MARSH) 23:12.5; 43. Leah Brown (MARSH) 23:12.5; 44. Melanie Lang (MCC) 23:12.9; 50. Hailey Roehl (MCC) 23:28.6; 51. Lily Kloos (AUB) 23:28.7; 52. Kaylee Hollatz (ST) 23:29.2; 56. Kaily Northup (SP) 23:43.8; 57. Marissa Immerfall (MCC) 23:47.0; 61. Victoria Hasenohrl (AUB) 23:56.0; 63. Leah Nieman (SP) 23:59.8; 69. Elaina Kirschnik (MARSH) 24:29.5; 71. Kaylee Wehrman (SP) 24:34.5; 75. Taya Nett (ST) 24:43.9; 76. Morgan Albrecht (MCC) 24:44.5; 80. Emma Gilkerson (MARSH) 25:04.2; 84. Hannah Zastrow (SP) 25:45.6; 87. Leigh Anne Sieracki (SP) 26:12.1; 88. Maddy Pavloski (ST) 26:12.7; 89. Holly Dean (MCC) 26:33.2; 90. Chelsey Gliniecki (ST) 26:34.2; 93. Maria Dvorakova (MCC) 27:22.2; 96. Saige Tichy (ST) 27:51.7; 101. Greta Schiferl (MCC) 33:07.8.

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Columbus Catholic boys win team title at home cross country invitational

Posted on 02 September 2017 by paul

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MARSHFIELD – The Marshfield Columbus Catholic boys won the Division 3 team title, and Marshfield’s Sophia Schrodi and Joseph McKee earned a top-20 finishes at the annual Columbus Catholic Cross Country Invitational on Saturday at Wildwood Park.

Joshua Guyer finished 45th overall (17:55.1) and Peyton Nystrom was 50th (18:11.3) to lead the Dons boys to the D-3 team title, just two points better than Chippewa Falls McDonell among the seven Division 3 teams.

Minnesota powerhouse Wayzata ran away with the Division 1 boys title again, placing its five best runenrs in the top eight. Marshfield was sixth in Division 1, with Joseph McKee taking 19th in 16:56.6. Jordan Dzikowich was 27th (17:18.8) and Joshua McKee finished 28th (17:22.5) as well for the Tigers.

Minneapolis Washburn won the Division 1 girls title, with Marshfield third. Columbus was fourth in Division 3.

Sophia Schrodi led Marshfield, taking 17th in 21:39.3. Teammate Lilly O’Brien was 27th in 22:34.1.

Hailey Roehl was Columbus Catholic’s top girls finisher, taking 38th in 22:57.8. Melanie Lang was 41st in 23:21.8 for the Dons.

West Salem won both Division 2 team titles.

Columbus Catholic will be in the field at the Marshfield Tiger Invitational, which will be held Tuesday at Frey Field in Spencer.

2017 Columbus Catholic Invitational
Sept. 2, at Wildwood Park, Marshfield
Boys
Division 1
Team scores:
1. Wayzata (Minn.) 22; 2. Stillwater (Minn.) 53; 3. Minneapolis Washburn (Minn.) 84; 4. Whitefish Bay 121; 5. Hudson 129; 6. Marshfield 140.
Division 2
Team scores:
1. West Salem 22; 2. Nekoosa 39.
Division 3
Team scores:
1. Marshfield Columbus Catholic 52; 2. Chippewa Falls McDonell 54; 3. Augusta 77; 4. Stevens Point Pacelli 78; 5. Colfax 115; 6. Chequamegon 117; 7. Edgar 162.
Overall top 10, Marshfield and Marshfield Columbus Catholic finishers: 1. Grant Price (WAY) 15:45.5; 2. Khalid Hussein (WAY) 15:49.4; 3. Addison Stansbury (STIL) 15:50.6; 4. Joseph Minor (MW) 15:56.6; 5. Miguel Mathias (NEK) 15:59.4; 6. Mitchell Tollander (WAY) 16:00.9; 7. Blake Buysse (WAY) 16:01.9; 8. Caleb Haugland (MW) 16:02.5; 9. Andrew Brandt (WAY) 16:04.6; 10. Anders Sonnesyn (WAY) 16:18.6; 19. Joseph McKee (MAR) 16:56.6; 27. Jordan Dzikowich (MAR) 17:18.8; 28. Joshua McKee (MAR) 17:22.5; 40. Addison Hill (MAR) 17:37.6; 45. Joshua Guyer (MCC) 17:55.1; 50. Peyton Nystrom (MCC) 18:11.3; 53. Bryce Fuerlinger (MCC) 18:23.9; 54. Eli Swanson (MAR) 18:25.4; 55. Jacob Dick (MAR) 18:29.9; 60. Jeremiah Giles (MCC) 18:46.3; 62. Ben Claessens (MAR) 18:56.0; 67. Paul Fischer (MAR) 19:10.4; 79. Flynn McQuillen (MCC) 19:35.2; 91. Jacob Dick (MCC) 19:58.9; 93. Will Boyer (MCC) 20:11.3.
Girls
Division 1
Team scores:
1. Minneapolis Washburn (Minn.) 20; 2. Whitefish Bay 35; 3. Marshfield 76.
Division 2
Team scores:
1. West Salem 27; 2. La Crosse Logan 28; Nekoosa incomplete.
Division 3
Team scores:
1. Chequamegon 43; 2. Stevens Point Pacelli 47; 3. Colfax 80; 4. Marshfield Columbus Catholic 100; 5. Chippewa Falls McDonell 101; 6. Edgar 130; Augusta incomplete.
Overall top 10, Marshfield and Marshfield Columbus Catholic finishers: 1. Emily Covert (MW) 17:46.3; 2. Chloe Garcia-Graffing (MW) 19:13.0; 3. Grace Dickel (MW) 19:20.5; 4. Maggie Keiper (WB) 19:44.1; 5. Marissa Ellenbecker (ED) 19:48.8; 6. Anna Kelly (MW) 19:48.8; 7. Kealan McNally (WB) 20:34.6; 8. Josie Heif (WB) 20:41.5; 9. Kate Schroeder (WS) 20:49.8; 10. Alexa Bartschat (WB) 21:00.8; 17. Sophia Schrodi (MAR) 21:39.3; 27. Lilly O’Brien (MAR) 22:34.1; 35. Dehlia Kilty (MAR) 22:41.6; 38. Hailey Roehl (MCC) 22:57.8; 41. Melanie Lang (MCC) 23:21.8; 48. Leah Brown (MAR) 23:41.1; 51. Marissa Immerfall (MCC) 23:46.1; 60. Elaina Kirschnik (MAR) 24:13.0; 65. Morgan Albrecht (MCC) 24:51.0; 66. Emma Gilkerson (MAR) 25:08.9; 68. Holly Dean (MCC) 26:42.5; 73. Maria Dvorakova (MCC) 27:12.1; 80. Greta Schiferl (MCC) 32:49.8.

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Auburndale girls win title at Pittsville Cross Country Invitational

Posted on 24 August 2017 by paul

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PITTSVILLE – The Auburndale girls cross country team, a state meet qualifier in each of the past two seasons, picked up where it left off last fall with an impressive victory at the 2017 Pittsville Cross Country Invitational on Thursday.

The Apaches’ top four runners finished in the top seven and they had seven in the top 20 overall to run away with the girls team title with 30 points, well ahead of second-place Marathon, which had 75 points.

Spencer was fourth (92), Stratford took fifth (93), and Marshfield Columbus Catholic finished sixth (141) at the nine-team meet.

Anna Buchberger of Marathon won the girls race in 21:19.4, 12 seconds ahead of Auburndale’s Isabella Jewell. Kali Karl took fourth for the Apaches in 22:43.7 and Erricka Zenner finished fifth in 22:58.8. Vanessa Mitchell ended up seventh in 23:11.2 for the Apaches.

Kaitlin Kasch was Spencer’s top finish as she took sixth in 23:07.6, and Kaily Northup was 13th in 23:34.9.

Macie Schillinger led Stratford, taking ninth in 23:15.3, and Hailey Roehl topped Columbus Catholic by finishing 17th in 24:03.0.

Marathon won the boys team title with 62 points, seven better than Wisconsin Rapids Assumption. Columbus Catholic was third with 86 points, Spencer finished fourth (115) earning a tiebreaker over Stratford (115), and Auburndale was sixth (139).

Spencer’s Collin Nieman had the top finish among the four area teams as he took fourth in 18:33.5. The boy srace was won by Miguel Mathias of Nekoosa, who scorched the field in 16:38.6, winning by 59 seconds over Sean Dolan of Wisconsin Rapids Assumption. Aaron Pankratz finished 11th for the Rockets in 19:13.2.

James Heeg topped Stratford, taking eighth in 18:55.1.

Columbus Catholic had top-20 finishes from Peyton Nystrom (10th, 19:06.4), Bryce Fuerlinger (12th, 19:15.2), Joshua Guyer (16th, 19:29.3), and Jeremiah Giles (20th, 19:44.6).

Auburndale’s best finish came from Paul Kollross, who was 13th in 19:19.3. Teammate Carl Lundren was 18th in 19:32.1.

2017 Pittsville Cross Country Invitational
Boys
Team scores:
1. Marathon 62; 2. Wisconsin Rapids Assumption 69; 3. Marshfield Columbus Catholic 86; 4. Spencer 115; 5. Stratford 115; 6. Auburndale 139; 7. Colby/Abbotsford 148; 8. Nekoosa 208; 9. Pittsville 226.
Top 10 and Columbus Catholic, Spencer, Stratford and Auburndale finishers: 1. Miguel Mathias (NEK) 16:38.6; 2. Sean Dolan (WRA) 17:37.4; 3. Garrett Donal (WRA) 17:43.2; 4. Collin Nieman (SP) 18:33.5; 5. Joe Kraimer (MAR) 18:33.5; 6. Matt Roth (CA) 18:36.2; 7. Evan Pilgrim (MAR) 18:50.2; 8. James Heeg (ST) 18:55.1; 9. Nicholas Smits (WRA) 19:00.0; 10. Peyton Nystrom (MCC) 19:06.4; 11. Aaron Pankratz (SP) 19:13.2; 12. Bryce Fuerlinger (MCC) 19:15.2; 13. Paul Kollross (AUB) 19:19.3; 16. Joshua Guyer (MCC) 19:29.3; 18. Carl Lundgren (AUB) 19:32.1; 20. Jeremiah Giles (MCC) 19:44.6; 21. Isaac Thompson (ST) 19:49.6; 25. Lance Heidmann (ST) 20:07.7; 30. Jacob Dick (MCC) 20:35.6; 31. Leo Rodriguez (SP) 20:40.0; 32. Andrew Chapel (ST) 20:40.2; 33. Antonio Verdone (ST) 20:45.4; 35. Matthew Leick (AUB) 20:54.6; 36. Brett Kasch (SP) 20:55.6; 37. Paul Peplinski (AUB) 21:02.3; 39. Ashton Ackman (SP) 21:07.1; 40. Bryce Shaw (SP) 21:30.1; 41. Brenden Fecker (ST) 21:31.1; 42. Gage Stoflet (AUB) 21:44.0; 45. Sam Schoenfuss (ST) 21:56.8; 46. Tim Wenzel (ST) 21:58.6; 47. Dominick Wichlacz (SP) 22:00.0; 48. Darren Kieffer (AUB) 22:02.1; 50. Derek Marten (ST) 22:30.1; 51. Will Boyer (MCC) 22:42.7; 53. Cody Miller (ST) 22:47.0; 54. Josh Peplinski (AUB) 22:51.0; 61. Ian Lang (AUB) 23:36.7; 63. Flynn McQuillen (MCC) 24:20.1; 64. Colten Post (SP) 24:28.2; 67. Orion Smith (MCC) 24:48.0; 69. Benno Wenzel (ST) 24:54.1; 70. Nate Knoeck (MCC) 24:58.7; 71. Spencer Griepentrog (ST) 25:00.5; 72. Kaden Haupt (ST) 25:08.1; 74. Taylor Bach (SP) 26:33.1; 75. Tyler Lappe (ST) 26:41.0; 78. Ryan Patyk (AUB) 27:25.2; 79. Carver Empey (AUB) 27:26.8; 80. Kobly Mueller (ST) 27:30.2; 81. Jake Skroch (ST) 27:42.0; 84. Braedon Miller (SP) 30:26.2.
Girls
Team scores:
1. Auburndale 30; 2. Marathon 75; 3. Colby/Abbotsford 79; 4. Spencer 92; 5. Stratford 93; 6. Marshfield Columbus Catholic 141; 7. Nekoosa 208; Wisconsin Rapids Assumption and Pittsville incomplete.
Top 10 and Columbus Catholic, Spencer, Stratford and Auburndale finishers: 1. Anna Buchberger (MAR) 21:19.4; 2. Isabella Jewell (AUB) 21:31.9; 3. Alysha Stieber (MAR) 21:48.6; 4. Kali Karl (AUB) 22:43.7; 5. Erricka Zenner (AUB) 22:58.8; 6. Kaitlin Kasch (SP) 23:07.6; 7. Vanessa Mitchell (AUB) 23:11.2; 8. Kallie Falteisek (CA) 23:13.0; 9. Macie Schillinger (ST) 23:15.3; 10. Isabelle Feiten (CA) 23:19.6; 12. Taylor Stanton (AUB) 23:34.3; 13. Kaily Northup (SP) 23:34.9; 15. Angelia Verdone (ST) 23:52.1; 16. Annalise Jewell (AUB) 23:57.1; 17. Hailey Roehl (MCC) 24:03.0; 18. Kaylee Hollatz (ST) 24:11.0; 19. Victoria Hasenorhl (AUB) 24:41.8; 20. Lily Kloos (AUB) 24:44.5; 21. Leah Nieman (SP) 24:44.5; 22. Anna Kollross (AUB) 25:00.1; 23. Melanie Lang (MCC) 25:07.2; 24. Julianna Kollross (AUB) 25:11.8; 28. Taya Nett (ST) 25:33.8; 29. Kaylee Wehrman (SP) 25:34.7; 31. Chelsey Gliniecki (ST) 26:08.8; 32. Hannah Zastrow (SP) 26:37.1; 34. Morgan Albrecht (MCC) 27:09.2; 36. Tiffany Meinders (SP) 27:11.2; 37. Leigh Anne Sieracki (SP) 28:00.8; 38. Holly Dean (MCC) 28:03.0; 39. Maddy Payloski (ST) 28:06.2; 41. Lillian Onsager (AUB) 28:27.5; 43. Faith Miller (SP) 28:53.3; 44. Saige Tichy (ST) 28:54.8; 46. Hannah Schulte (AUB) 29:05.2; 48. Delaney Wichlacz (SP) 30:04.2; 49. Heather Greenberg (ST) 30:16.6; 50. Megan Schmidt (ST) 30:19.8; 51. Paige Kolbeck (ST) 30:25.9; 52. Grace Greenberg (ST) 30:29.2; 53. Sydney Boeger (ST) 30:37.1; 54. Kylah Wenzel (ST) 30:39.2; 55. Amanda Momont (AUB) 30:51.2; 56. Alexandra Wolf (AUB) 31:01.7; 57. Rose Huther (ST) 31:06.3; 58. Brenna Manecke (ST) 31:11.8; 59. Julia Schneider (ST) 31:13.0; 65. Greta Schiferl (MCC) 34:54.1; 66. Marissa Immerfall (MCC) 34:54.8.

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Stratford boys, Auburndale girls finish second at sectional to qualify for WIAA State Cross Country Meet

Posted on 22 October 2016 by paul

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RIB MOUNTAIN – The Stratford boys and Auburndale girls are heading back to the WIAA State Cross Country Meet after each finished second at the Division 3 sectional on Friday at Nine Mile Recreation Area.

Cade Lehman finished fifth in 17:08 and Lucas Heidmann was ninth in 17:29 to lead the Stratford boys, which finished with 94 points to earn second place by 14 points over Marshfield Columbus Catholic.

Wisconsin Rapids Assumption won the boys title with 47 points as Connor Dolan won the 5-kilometer race in 16:11, 14 seconds ahead of Josh Langteau of Athens.

Assumption and Stratford earned the two team spots, and the top five individuals not on those teams also move on to the 2016 WIAA State Cross Country Meet, which will be held Oct. 29 at the Ridges Golf Course in Wisconsin Rapids.

Thomas Basala of Stevens Point Pacelli, Tanner Moris of Crandon, Ty Heuer of Wabeno/Laona and Donald Dums of Prentice/Rib Lake, along with Langteau, earned the qualifying spots for the boys.

Jeremiah Giles was 15th in 17:51, Benny Frericks was 18th in 17:59 and Josh Guyer took 20th in 18:03 to lead the Columbus boys.

Auburndale was 11th and Spencer had only four runners competing. Paul Kollross led the Apaches, taking 49th in 19:22, and Ashton Ackman finished 51st in 19:26 for Spencer.

Marissa Ellenbecker of Edgar won the girls race in 18:33 to earn a spot in the state meet. Other individual qualifiers were Anna Buchberger of Marathon (third, 19:51), Kortnie Volk of Three Lakes (fifth, 20:11), Rhiannon Hooper of Wabeno/Laona (sixth, 20:24), and Hannah Brewster (seventh, 20:28).

Isabella Jewell finished fourth (20:11) and Kali Karl took eighth (20:34) to top the Auburndale girls, which missed out by just one point on a sectional title. Stevens Point Pacelli scored 60 points, led by second-place finisher Elizabeth Cisweski (19:49), with Auburndale second at 61.

Vanessa Mitchell added a 15th-place finish for the Apaches (21:06).

The Stratford girls took third, Columbus Catholic was seventh, and Spencer eighth in the team standings.

Macie Schillinger led Stratford, taking 12th in 20:51. Angelina Verdone was 16th (21:08) as well for the Tigers.

Melanie Lang topped Columbus, finishing 17th in 21:24, and Kaitlin Kasch was 26th (22:08) for Spencer’s best finish.

WIAA Division 3 Cross Country Sectional
Oct. 21, at Nine Mile Recreation Area, Rib Mountain (Host: Edgar)
*Denotes state meet qualifiers
Boys
Team scores:
*1. Wisconsin Rapids Assumption 47; *2. Stratford 94; 3. Marshfield Columbus Catholic 108; 4. Marathon 126; 5. Prentice/Rib Lake 144; 6. Edgar 148; 7. Crandon 183; 8. Athens 191; 9. Owen-Withee 242; 10. Stevens Point Pacelli 267; 11. Auburndale 306; 12. Florence 329; 13. Wabeno/Laona 342; 14. Loyal 365; 15. Pembine 395; Pittsville, Spencer, Three Lakes incomplete.
Top 10 individuals, and Stratford, Columbus Catholic, Auburndale and Spencer finishers: 1. Connor Dolan (WRA) 16:11; *2. Josh Langteau (ATH) 16:25; *3. Thomas Basala (SPP) 16:50; *4. Tanner Moris (CRAN) 17:04; 5. Cade Lehman (ST) 17:08; 6. Theo Kobaza (WRA) 17:08; *7. Ty Heuer (WL) 17:09; 8. Garrett Dolan (WRA) 17:14; 9. Lucas Heidmann (ST) 17:29; *10. Donald Dums (PRL) 17:32; 15. Jeremiah Giles (MCC) 17:51; 18. Benny Frericks (MCC) 17:59; 20. Josh Guyer (MCC) 18:03; 22. Christopher Zuelke (ST) 18:05; 23. Peyton Nystrom (MCC) 18:13; 24. Isaac Guyer (ST) 18:15; 32. Bryce Fuerlinger (MCC) 18:38; 34. Isaac Thompson (ST) 18:42; 48. Leonard Steinert (MCC) 19:10; 49. Paul Kollross (AUB) 19:22; 50. Jon Viegut (MCC) 19:23; 51. Ashton Ackman (SP) 19:26; 55. Matt Leick (AUB) 19:39; 56. Paul Peplinski (AUB) 19:40; 63. Jacob Danen (ST) 20:06; 65. Sam Schoenfuss (ST) 20:08; 67. Brett Kasch (SP) 20:24; 71. Dominick Wichlacz (SP) 20:36; 74. Gage Stoflet (AUB) 20:58; 80. Darren Kieffer (AUB) 21:24; 82. Josh Steczynski (AUB) 21:39; 85. Josh Peplinski (AUB) 22:05; 88. Colten Post (SP) 22:14.
Girls
Team scores:
*1. Stevens Point Pacelli 60; *2. Auburndale 61; 3. Stratford 97; 4. Edgar 115; 5. Marathon 126; 6. Prentice/Rib Lake 186; 7. Marshfield Columbus Catholic 190; 8. Spencer 207; 9. Three Lakes 223; 10. Loyal 236; 11. Athens 291; 12. Crandon 297; 13. Pittsville 333; Wisconsin Rapids Assumption, Owen-Withee and Wabeno/Laona incomplete.
Top 10 individuals, and Stratford, Columbus Catholic, Auburndale and Spencer finishers: *1. Marissa Ellenbecker (ED) 18:33; 2. Elizabeth Cisewski (SPP) 19:49; *3. Anna Buchberger (MAR) 19:51; 4. Isabella Jewell (AUB) 20:11; *5. Kortnie Volk (TL) 20:11; *6. Rhiannon Hooper (WL) 20:24; *7. Hannah Brewster (ED) 20:28; 8. Kali Karl (AUB) 20:34; 9. Kallie Falteisek (OW) 20:41; 10. Abby Van Rixel (ATH) 20:46; 12. Macie Schillinger (ST) 20:51; 15. Vanessa Mitchell (AUB) 21:06; 16. Angelina Verdone (ST) 21:08; 17. Melanie Lang (MCC) 21:24; 19. Kaylee Hollatz (ST) 21:38; 20. Taylor Stanton (AUB) 21:40; 21. Anna Kollross (AUB) 21:45; 22. Sammy Griesbach (ST) 21:56; 24. Julianna Kollross (AUB) 22:00; 26. Kaitlin Kasch (SP) 22:08; 35. Hailey Roehl (MCC) 22:25; 38. Kaily Northup (SP) 22:36; 40. Gabby Leonard (ST) 22:46; 41. Marissa Immerfall (MCC) 22:50; 48. Kaylee Wehrman (SP) 23:28; 50. Morgan Albrecht (MCC) 23:30; 51. McKenna Brecht (SP) 23:31; 54. Emmalee Richardson (AUB) 23:47; 55. Taya Nett (ST) 23:54; 56. Heather Greenberg (ST) 23:55; 61. Sydney Johnson (SP) 24:43; 63. Lauren Faber (SP) 24:48; 64. Hannah Grubofski (MCC) 24:50; 67. Sabrina Vircks (SP) 25:00; 90. Greta Schiferl (MCC) 30:48.

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Columbus Catholic boys second, girls third at Cloverbelt Conference Cross Country Meet

Posted on 15 October 2016 by paul

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STANLEY – Marshfield Columbus Catholic had a strong showing at the 2016 Cloverbelt Conference Cross Country Meet on Saturday at Oriole Park with the boys finishing second and the girls third in the team standings.

Altoona ran away with the boys team title with five top-10 finishes and 27 points. Columbus was second with 71 points, led by Josh Guyer, who finished ninth in 18:34.37.

Benny Frericks was 11th (18:39), Jeremiah Giles 13th (18:45) and Peyton Nystrom 17th (18:56), giving the Dons four in the top 20.

The Spencer boys finished 11th out of the 12 teams competing. Brett Kasch topped the Rockets, taking 43rd in 20:28.90.

Colby/Abbotsford won the girls team title in a tightly-packed race with 103 points. Neillsville was second with 114, one point ahead of Columbus Catholic and three in front of fourth-place Chippewa Falls McDonell. Spencer was sixth.

Melanie Lang led the Dons, finishing seventh in 22:07.98, with teammate Hailey Roehl 13th in 22:59.65.

Kailey Northup took 17th in 23:15.49 for the Spencer girls.

Spencer and Columbus Catholic will run at the WIAA Division 3 sectional Friday at Nine Mile Recreation Area in Rib Mountain. The boys race starts at 4 p.m., with the girls to follow at 4:45 p.m.

2016 Cloverbelt Conference Cross Country Meet
Oct. 15, at Oriole Park, Stanley
Boys
Team scores:
1. Altoona 27; 2. Marshfield Columbus Catholic 71; 3. Chippewa Falls McDonell 80; 4. Colby/Abbotsford 99; 5. Cadott 166; 6. Fall Creek 177; 7. Osseo-Fairchild 203; 8. Owen-Withee 219; 9. Neillsville 226; 10. Eau Claire Regis 242; 11. Spencer 281; 12. Loyal 290.
Top 10, and Marshfield Columbus Catholic and Spencer finishers: 1. Isaac Bohaty (CFM) 17:59.30; 2. Garrett Dekan (ALT) 18:05.86; 3. Matt Roth (CA) 18:10.94; 4. Townes Adams (ALT) 18:14.08; 5. Carter Moss (ALT) 18:17.55; 6. Isaiah Jackson (ALT) 18:25.21; 7. Charlie Bleskachek (CFM) 18:32.48; 8. Joey Anason (NEI) 18:33.65; 9. Josh Guyer (MCC) 18:34.37; 10. Logan Knaack (ALT) 18:38.06; 11. Benny Frericks (MCC) 18:39.80; 13. Jeremiah Giles (MCC) 18:45.11; 17. Peyton Nystrom (MCC) 18:56.21; 21. Bryce Fuerlinger (MCC) 19:16.96; 40. Leonard Steinert (MCC) 20:19.78; 43. Brett Kasch (SP) 20:28.90; 44. David Nielsen (MCC) 20:31.80; 49. Ashton Ackman (SP) 20:36.28; 69. Will Johnson (SP) 22:51.93; 72. Dominick Wichlacz (SP) 23:15.13; 76. Colten Post (SP) 23:53.92.
Girls
Team scores:
1. Colby/Abbotsford 103; 2. Neillsville 114; 3. Marshfield Columbus Catholic 115; 4. Chippewa Falls McDonell 117; 5. Altoona 123; 6. Spencer 144; 7. Osseo-Fairchild 155; 8. Fall Creek 173; 9. Eau Claire Regis 180; 10. Loyal 199; 11. Thorp 218; 12. Cadott 280.
Top 10, and Marshfield Columbus Catholic and Spencer finishers: 1. Falon Immormino (TH) 20:40.06; 2. Baileigh Johnson (NEI) 21:12.91; 3. Kari Herman (OF) 21:27.73; 4. Julia Verbick (CFM) 21:39.39; 5. Laura Accola (FC) 21:48.59; 6. Kayla Lis (NEI) 21:50.70; 7. Melanie Lang (MCC) 22:07.98; 8. Kayli Donahue (CA) 22:16.19; 9. Isabelle Feiten (CA) 22:20.06; 10. Sophie Katcher (NEI) 22:21.53; 13. Hailey Roehl (MCC) 22:59.65; 17. Kaily Northup (SP) 23:15.49; 21. Kaylee Wehrman (SP) 23:32.17; 29. Hannah Grubofski (MCC) 24:20.65; 31. Kaitlin Kasch (SP) 24:33.68; 33. Morgan Albrecht (MCC) 24:37.20; 41. Marissa Immerfall (MCC) 25:22.90; 42. Sydney Johnson (SP) 25:26.07; 43. McKenna Brecht (SP) 25:26.40; 52. Sabrina Vircks (SP) 25:50.25; 53. Hannah Zastrow (SP) 25:53.87; 75. Greta Schiferl (MCC) 31:19.38.

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