8 Hawks clinch 1st at Waupaca

Girls place 2nd, boys 3rd overall
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Contributed photo Shawano High School senior Atty Wagner placed first in the boys high jump at 6 feet, 2 inches at the Waupaca Quadrangular on Thursday.

Shawano fared well in its first outdoor meet of the season with eight athletes placing first in their respective events at the Waupaca Quadrangular on Thursday.

In boys action, senior Atty Wagner finished at the top in both of his events. Wagner clinched the 200-meter dash in 24.39 seconds and tied his personal best in the high jump at 6 feet, 2 inches.

Junior Parker Pues sealed first in the long jump at 19-8.25, over a foot more than second place finisher Joey Coonen, of Seymour (18-5). Pues also took first in the 100 with a PR sprint of 11.72 seconds and third in the triple jump at 37-7.25.

Freshman Ethan Chelberg finished first in the 3200 at 11:21. Payden Buck placed first in the pole vault at 13-6.

Brandon Zoll finished second in both the 110 hurdles in 18.92 seconds and the 300 hurdles in 49.41 seconds.

Other top finishers for Shawano were Chase Lhotka, third in the 800 in 2:13.01; Logan Stefl, fifth in the 100 in 12.24 seconds and fourth in the 400 in 56.42 seconds; Joe Mente, fourth in the 3200 in 11:44.87; Crede Timm, fifth in the 200 in 24.86 seconds and fourth in the high jump at 5-8; Gage Timm, fourth in the pole vault at 9-0; and Ethan Bolin, fifth in the shot put at 36-10.75.

For the girls, senior Christa Cummings placed first in the triple jump at 30-3.5 and freshman Lydia Beyer clinched the 3200 at 12:47.56. Junior Hannah Wendorff finished first in the 100 in 13.72 seconds and third in the pole vault at 9-0.

Freshman Morgan Weinig took first in the discus with a throw of 81-10, over three feet more than second place finisher Natalie Maufort, of Seymour (78-6).

Carrie Young placed second in the 400 in 1:06.46 and third in both the 100 in 14.07 and the 200 in 29.28 seconds.

Other top finishers for the Hawks include Claire Guenther, second in the 1600 in 6:15.36; Breena Hansen, second in the 800 in 2:58.72; Freya Dickson, third in the 100 hurdles in 21.82; Dayna Besaw, fourth in the 1600 in 6:33.86; Tori DePerry, fourth in the 200 in 29.42 seconds; Alice Hoffman, fourth in the 3200 in 13:56.11; Avery Drier, third in the shot put at 28-8.25; and Elizabeth Dillenburg, fourth in the shot put at 27-06.

The girls team finished second overall with 69 points after Seymour, who rounded up 87 points. Clintonville placed third (67) and Waupaca fourth (20).

The Shawano boys finished third with 68 points. Seymour won the boys meet with 90 points, followed by Waupaca (85), Shawano and Clintonville (21).