At Menomonee Falls' Ron Burling Invitational on May 9, the Falls boys track and field team pushed one of the best teams in the state. Falls finished second with 115 points. Brookfield East won the event with a 136.
In the pole vault, Cameron Jemison won the pole vault and set a school record of 15 feet, 3 inches. The second-place height was 13-6.
Matthew Nienow finished first in the 300 hurdles with a time of 40.28.
Davis Corazzari was second in the high jump with a height of 5-10. Ethan Richmond came in second in the triple jump with a leap of 40-9.
In the shot put, Brandon Schafer (48-8) and Matt Henningsen (46-6) finished second and third, respectively. Schafer was third in the discus (133-11).
Patrick Doyle took third in the 200 with a time of 22.43. Nienow finished third in the 110 hurdles (15.51).
The 4x400 relay team of Doyle, Tyler Smalley, Jacob Lockwood and Nienow finished third in 3:28.16, which was less than two seconds behind the winning time of 3:26.61.
The Hamilton boys were eighth with 46 points. Ty Olejnik won the long jump with a leap of 22-8.
Michael Swope (4:29.73) and Evan Selin (4:43.03) finished third and fourth, respectively, in the 1,600.
Matt Bohlman was fourth in the triple jump (40-4). Jackson Kollath was also fourth in the 200 (22.98).
The next day on May 10, Hamilton's girls squad placed third (111) and Falls finished fourth (73). Brookfield East won the meet with a 143.5.
Hamilton thrived in the 200 by taking the top three spots. Bianca Stubler (26.03), Morgan Price (26.99) and Megan Jansett (27.41) finished first, second and third, respectively.
The 4x200 relay team of Stubler, Elizabeth Behrndt, Lexi Zuehlke and Jansett won in 1:46.37. Rachel Passow, Carolyn Troutman, Jordyn Jeffers and Taylor Fuerstenberg also came out victorious in the 4x800 by over 22 seconds (9:50.80).
Rachel Seraphine hit 11-6 in the pole vault to win by a foot and a half. Jessica Mueller was third in the event with a 9-6.
In the 3,200, Rachel Jeffers placed second in 11:36.74. Taylor Laboy also came in second in the 300 hurdles (50.89).
Chelsea Parker was third in the 800 (2:31.54). Riley Swope also took third in the 1,600 (5:34.24).
Falls' Eileen Tocco took the 1,600 crown with a time of 5:24.59.
Anaya Hunter (13.23), Jada Jones (13.30) and Alexis Hunter (13.50) finished second, third and fourth in the 100, respectively.
The 4x100 relay of Jones, Hunter, Sam Kruk and Caleigh Chisholm came in second in 51.20.
Chisholm was third in the 100 hurdles (16.97) and 300 hurdles (51.69).