(Edgar boys win conference. Photo Courtesy: Edgar Track & Field Facebook Page)
MARATHON - Auburndale won eight events and Edgar’s Morgan Schnelle was a triple-winner at the 2021 Marawood Conference Track & Field Meet on Monday at Marathon High School.
The Edgar boys and Marathon girls won the team titles. The Auburndale boys were third and girls fifth, and the Stratford boys took fifth with the girls finishing eighth.
Terrance Roberson won two individual events for the Auburndale boys, and was also part of two relay teams to highlight the Eagles’ performance.
Roberson won the 100 meters in 11.25 seconds and the long jump with a leap of 20 feet, 5½ inches. He also teamed with Parker Empey, Austin Quinlan and Gavin White Eagle to win the 400-meter relay in 45.29 seconds and the 800 realy in 1:34.98.
The girls relay team of Maddie Krings, Annalise Jewell, Aliah Hamus and Josephine Ertl won both the 400 relay (52.84) and the 800 relay (1:53.79).
Other winners for Auburndale were Carl Lundgren in the 3,200 (11:13.77) and Jesse Fowler in the discus (144-10).
Schnelle won the girls 100 meters (12.68), 200 (26.93) and 400 (1:00.41) to become a rare triple conference champion.
Austin Dahlke won the boys 200 (23.02) and 400 (52.16), Konnor Wolf was first in the 110 hurdles (15.81) and the 300 hurdles (42.87), and Rachel Brewster took first in the girls 300 hurdles (48.40) for Edgar.
Wisconsin Rapids Assumption had a pair of wins – Blake Lobner in the boys 800 (2:09.00) and Ainara Sainz de Rozas in the girls 3,200 (12:33.78).
Marathon’s Hope Krautkramer was also a double winner, taking first in the shot put (37-11) and the discus (105-8). Cullen Krasselt won the boys 1,600 (4:57.63), and the boys 1,600 relay team of Jared Sweno, Griffin Treankler, Matt VandeBoom and Matt Annis won in 3:38.14 as well for the Raiders.
Athens had a pair of first-place finishes as Montana Albrecht won the girls 100 hurdles in 16.02 seconds and Dana Flezkowski won the girls pole vault with a vault of 10 feet.
The Stratford boys won two events. Drey Drexler was first in the shot put with a toss of 46-7½ and the 3,200 relay team of Elijah Lucio, Lance Krieg, Conner Weigel and Noah Lucio won in 8:58.63.
Jaidyn Wright won a pair of events for the Stratford girls, taking first in the long jump (15-8½), and the triple jump (34-3).
Stratford will compete at a WIAA Division 2 regional at Medford, Auburndale and Wisconsin Rapids Assumption will be at a Division 3 regional at Colby, Edgar and Marathon will be at the D-3 regional at Marathon, Athens will compete at a D-3 regional on Cadott on Monday, June 14.
2021 Marawood Conference Track Meet
June 7, at Marathon High School
Team scores: 1. Edgar 162.5; 2. Marathon 156; 3. Auburndale 87.5; 4. Chequamegon 76; 5. Stratford 47; 6. Wausau Newman Catholic 38; 7. Athens 36; 8. Wisconsin Rapids Assumption 30; 9. Abbotsford 24; 10. Phillips 22; 11. Rib Lake 9; 12. Prentice 5.
Team scores: 1. Marathon 143; 2. Edgar 125.5; 3. Chequamegon 84.5; 4. Phillips 69; 5. Auburndale 68; 6. Athens 49; 7. Abbotsford 43; 8. Stratford 39; 9. Wisconsin Rapids Assumption 28; 10. Rib Lake 22; 11. Wausau Newman Catholic 21; 12. Prentice 6.