6/1 WIAA state track and field report

Medford's Desirae Weissmiller gets off her best throw of Saturday's Div. 2 shot put competition, 38 feet, 4.5 inches, which put her in fifth place and on the awards podium Saturday at the state meet. Photo by Matt Frey/The Star NewsMedford's Alicia Kawa jockeys for position with an East Troy runner just after she takes the baton in the Div. 2 girls 3,200-meter relay. The Raiders made a late push to win the sixth-place medal and lowered their school-record time to 9:38.27. Photo by Matt Frey/The Star NewsZech Lewandowski picks up speed not quite halfway through his wheelchair 400-meter race. He won sixth-place medals in the 100-meter and 400-meter races. Photo by Matt Frey/The Star NewsJohn Henry Hopkins of Rib Lake accelerates through his turn as he prepares to get the baton to Ashton Keiser during the Div. 3 boys 400-meter relay final. Rib Lake was seventh in 44.8 seconds, just 0.16 seconds away from reaching the awards podium. Photo by Matt Frey/The Star NewsGilman's Evelyn Fryza competes in the Div. 3 girls shot put finals on Saturday afternoon. She was sitting in eighth place after the preliminaries and ultimately finished 10th. Photo by Matt Frey/The Star NewsRib Lake's Dilan Schneider finished a fine senior season by competing in Div. 3 state discus competition Saturday monring. This was his first throw, which he fouled on. His second throw was his best, going 126 feet, 8 inches. Photo by Matt Frey/The Star News
More top-6 medals for Medford on day 2

Div. 2 girls shot put
Desirae Weissmiller, Medford, 5th place, 38 feet, 4.5 inches

Div. 2 girls 3,200-meter relay
Medford’s Franny Seidel, Lauren Meyer, Alicia Kawa & Katie Phillips, 6th place, school-record 9:38.27.

400-meter dash wheelchair
Zech Lewandowski, Medford, 6th place, 1:36.09.

100-meter dash wheelchair
Zech Lewandowski, Medford, 6th place, 25.48 seconds.

Div. 3 boys 400-meter relay
Rib Lake’s Tyler Balgord, Connor Czysz, John Henry Hopkins, Ashton Keiser, 7th place, 44.8 seconds.

Div. 3 boys 800-meter relay
Rib Lake’s John Henry Hopkins, Ashton Keiser, Tyler Balgord & Connor Czysz, 8th place, 1:34.13.

Div. 3 boys triple jump
Steven Petkau, Rib Lake, 9th place, 40 feet, 9.75 inches.

Div. 3 girls shot put
Evelyn Fryza, Gilman, 10th place, 36 feet, 0.25 inches.

Div. 3 boys discus
Dilan Schneider, Rib Lake, 15th place, 126 feet, 8 inches.

Div. 3 girls 3,200-meter relay
Gilman’s Aubrey Syryczuk, Lydia Syryczuk, Ava Gunderson & Sophia Drier, 16th place, 10:37.71.

Div. 3 boys 800-meter run
Torgor Crick, Gilman, 17th place, 2:11.18.

Div. 2 girls team scores
1. Wisconsin Lutheran, 49; 2. Freedom, 42.5; 20. Medford, 15.

Div. 3 boys team scores
1. La Crosse Aquinas, 58; 2. Wild Rose, 43; T49. Rib Lake, 4.

Boys Wheelchair team scores
1. Chippewa Falls, 50; 6. Medford, 8.

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