West boys track and field
New Berlin West's boys track and field opened up the indoor season by hosting a co-ed invitational on March 16 before competing at the Lake Michigan Invite at Carthage College on March 18.
The Vikings scored 77.33 points at their own invite to place third out of six teams behind Mukwonago (114 points) and Brookfield Central (100.66).
Tyler Klusman won the 200-meter dash in 25.24 seconds. The Vikings boys team also won a pair of relays, placing first in the 4x160 with the team of Will Bush, Mason Church, Kamden Wiese and Zach Wilkinson posting a time of 1:23.81 and in the 4x240 with Klusman, Daniel Schneider, Dominic DeLuca and Zach Just finishing in 2:09.12.
Grady Davis took second in the 3,200-meter run in 11:57.46, and New Berlin West also came in second in the 4x400 with Klusman, Jake Oakland, Wilkinson and Tyler Stoltenburg finishing in 4:02.45.
At the Lake Michigan Invite, Klusman was ninth in the 400-meter run in 53.79 seconds. Will Bush took 11th in the triple jump in 39 feet, 9 inches and 26th in the long jump at 18 feet, 8 inches.
West girls track and field
New Berlin West's girls track and field team accumulated 72.33 points to come in fourth in the six-team meet it hosted March 16 to finish behind Mukwonago (139), Wauwatosa West (104.33) and Brookfield Central (93).
The Vikings then sent six entrants to the Lake Michigan Girls Invitational at Carthage College on March 17.
For the girls team, Anna Klingbeil won the 55-meter hurdles in 9.44 seconds. She also placed third in the long jump with at 14 feet, 1.50 inches.
Ruwandi Wijenayake took second in the 800 in 2:50.28. The relay team of Kailey Foster, Cheri Siderias, Katherine Becker and Melissa Grusczynski came in second in the 4x160 in 1:39.05, and Allie Maniscalco, Wijenayake, Christa Modrow and Molly Thomas were second in the 4x800 in 11:19.29.
At the Lake Michigan Girls Invitational, Klingbeil took 10th out of out of 60 in the 55 hurdles with a time of 9.39 seconds and was 37th in the long jump with a 14-8½. Siderias took 48th in the 55-meter dash (8.08 seconds) and Sidney Rodriguez was 29th in the shot put at 28 feet, 3.5 inches.
Eisenhower boys track and field
Eisenhower's boys track and field team began its indoor season by taking fifth place at the six-team New Berlin West Invite on March 16 and 11th place at the 30-team Lake Michigan Invitational at Carthage College in Kenosha on March 18.
At New Berlin West, the Lions scored 39 points to finish ahead of Greendale (33) but behind Mukwonago (114), Brookfield Central (100.66), New Berlin West (77.33) and Wauwatosa West (76).
Sean Moore won the 55-meter hurdles in 7.96 seconds and took first place in the triple jump at 39 feet, 7 inches. Joe Lang was second in the triple jump at 39-0¼ and placed fourth in the high jump at 5 feet, 8 inches. Tyler Zanck came in third in the long jump at 18 feet, 1.5 inches.
Eisenhower tallied 22 points to come in 11th at the Lake Michigan Invitational, which featured teams from Illinois and Wisconsin. The Lions were the top finishing team from Wisconsin at the meet.
Joey Scaffidi took third in the 55-meter dash in 6.73 seconds and was ninth in the 200-meter dash in 23.73 seconds. Moore came in second in the 55 hurdles in 7.90 seconds. The Lions earned a second-place finish in the 4x200 relay in 1:35.42.
Eisenhower girls track and field
The Lions girls track and field team finished sixth at the New Berlin West Invite on March 16 with 26 points and then came in 27th at the 31-team Lake Michigan Invite at Carthage College on March 17.
Kate Watson won the pole vault at New Berlin West by nearly 3 feet by clearing 11 feet. She also took third place in the 55-meter hurdles in 9.93 seconds. Sarah Leitinger placed third in the high jump at 4 feet, 10 inches and Abby Szukalski was fourth in the shot put with a top throw of 30 feet, 4 inches.
At the Lake Michigan Invite, Watson took fourth in the pole vault, clearing 10 feet. Keonna Rash was seventh in the long jump at 17 feet, 2 inches and 13th in the 55-meter dash with a time of 7.61 seconds. Leitinger came in 18th in the high jump at 4 feet, 7 inches, Jenna Grancorbitz took 19th in the 800-meter run in 2:36.69, Amanda Leder was 24th in the 1,600 meters in 5:54.50 and Watson was 22nd in the 55 hurdles in 9.97 seconds.
The Lions were 13th in the 4x200 relay and 15th in the 4x400 relay.
Muskego girls track and field
Muskego's girls track and field team began its indoor season by taking fourth place at the Performance Running Outfitters Invitational at UW-Parkside on March 18.
With 58 team points, the Warriors finished fourth in the 18 team field coming in behind Brookfield Central (90), Waukesha West (68.5) and Wisconsin Lutheran (62).
Muskego earned two first-place finishes, with Elizabeth Missiaen winning the 55-meter hurdles in 9.17 seconds, and the relay team of Maddy Harrison, Sammie Schoenwalder, Savannah Rygiewicz and Brittany Glaeser taking the top spot in the 4x400 in 4:17.81.
Rygiewicz came in second place in the 55-meter dash in 7.43 seconds, and Kenni Czarnecki was the runner-up in the shot put with a top throw of 34 feet, 3 inches. Nicole Taloff was right behind Czarnecki in the shot put, taking third at 34-01¾.
Brittany Helm took fifth in the 800 in 2:32.82, Harrison was seventh in the 200 in 28.55 seconds and Lauren Wahlen was ninth in the high jump at 4 feet, 8 inches.
The team of Nadia Shimon, Andrea Mlachnik, Wahlen and Glaeser was third in the 4x200 in 1:54.28, and Jessica Michala, Sydney Bartz, Melissa Schneider and Helm took fifth in the 4x800 in 11:03.05.
Muskego boys track and field
Muskego's boys track and field team came in ninth at the Performance Running Outfitters Invitational at UW-Parkside on March 18. The Warriors scored 34 team points to come in just behind eighth-place Kenosha Tremper (37) in the 17-team field.
RJ Bosshart came in third place in the 55-meter dash in 6.73 seconds with teammate Sam Scholz placing sixth in 6.83 seconds.
Kyle Neuroth took fifth in the 1,600 meters in 4:45.26, Austin Hewitt was seventh in the 55 hurdles in 8.46 seconds, Noah Entringer claimed seventh in the shot put at 42 feet, 11 inches and Jim Kerns was ninth in the long jump in 19 feet, 8.75 inches.
Muskego placed second in the 4x200 relay with Justin Kotarak, Travis Bednarek, Jacob Warren and Hewitt posting a time of 1:36.07. The Warriors were fourth in the 4x800 with Eric Jensen, Caleb Besson, Tyler Termaat and Adam Kierzek posting a time of 9:04.80.