Day 2 of high school track & field state championships

Day 2 of high school track & field state championships

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WFRV) – After Friday provided plenty of reasons to celebrate our local athletes, Saturday capped off another season of high school track and field.


  • In the division one boys shotput, Hortonville senior Ben Smith set a state record of 70′ 9.5″ to take home gold

  • In the girls 100-meter hurdles, Oshkosh West sophomore Sydnee Nelson finished in first place with a sub-17 second burst

  • In the boys 100-meter hurdles, Xavier’s Ben Olvey won by 0.1 seconds to win gold

  • Iola-Scandinavia’s Jensen Rice won a pair of events – the 100-meter hurdles and the 100-meter dash

  • Iola-Scandinavia also won the division three team title by 13 points

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