Amherst track & field athletes qualify for sectional meet


The Amherst track team participated in the WIAA D2 Regional Track & Field meet held in Winneconnie on Mon., May 23. The boys and girls took 4th overall as a team, and 12 athletes qualified for the sectional meet in Little Chute on May 26. 

Qualifiers BOYS:

Jacob Derezinski: 100m dash (11.42), 4x100m (46.04) and high jump (5′ 8″)

Drew Lewallen: 200m dash (23.81 Personal Record), 4x100m and long jump (19′ 2″)

Ethan Zilisch: 4x100m

Westin Allen: 4x100m

Max Voss: 1600m (4:47.58 PR)

Qualifiers GIRLS :

Hannah Wall: High jump (4′ 11″),  4x400m (4:20.65) and 4x800m

Saige Peterson: 4x400m and 4x800m (10:11.74 PR)

Lia Peterson: 4x400m and 4x800m

Estella Brown: 4x400m and 4x800m

Leonie Chabbert: 4x400m, 4x800m and 300m hurdles (51.30 PR)

Berta Verdaguer: 4x400m

Lauren Bird: Shot put (40′ 7″) and Discus (106′ 7″)