Oshkosh Large Schools Invitational

Monday, March 25, 2019. At the Kolf Sports Center. Results.

Shot put winner Kassie Wicherski [40' 06.50] a senior from Waukesha North is shown in the photo taken by UW-Oshkosh throw athlete Allison Castellon
Throw photos in this feature by Allison Castellon

42nd Annual Oshkosh Large Schools Invitational ~ Field Events

Head men and womens coach Justin Kinseth and the track and field team at UW-Oshkosh hosted the 42nd annual invitational. Special help was given by throws coach Mary Thiesen-Lappen whose tewam provided the throw photos for the feature. Appleton West, Ashwaubenon, Bay Port, De Pere, Fond du Lac, Green Bay Southwest, Hartford Union, Kaukauna, Neenah, Oak Creek, Oshkosh North, Oshkosh West, Plymouth School District, Waukesha North, Waukesha West, Waupaca, West Bend East Suns, and Wisconsin Lutheran competed at the  Kolf Sports Center Field House on the campus of UW-Oshkosh.

SP winner Kassie Wicherski [Wauksha North]

Jayda Chandler [Waukesha West, 2nd]

Kalyn Otzelberger [Waukesha West, 3rd]

Mia Dunning [Ashwaubenon, 4th]

Aryana Manuel [Waukesha North 5th]

Mabel Kirst [Ashwaubenon, 6th]

Abby Barett [Waukesha South, 7th]

Vanesa Uitenbrook [Kaukauna, 8th]

Lindsey Kamry [Appleton West, 9th]

Former Fond du Lac throw athlete Shavana Talbert who went on to compete at Stanford University is now the throws coach at Fond du Lac.
Shavana is shown with two of her throw athletes Jada Adams [left] and her sister Gianna Trotter [right]

High Jump Event

Bay Port's Ella Meeuwsen jumped 5' 06 to win the event and rise to the top of the D1 HJ HR as of Monday, March 25.

Ella Meeuwsen after clearing 5' 06

Green Bay Southwest's Jazzy Jackson [2nd, 5' 02]

Brooke Sill [Hartford Union, 3rd]

Sydney Palomaki [Bay Port, 5th]

Ashley Carlson [Wisconsin Lutheran, 6th]

Amelia Wehner [Fond du Lac, 6th]

Cece Huhn [Plymouth, 3rd]


Jamie Finn [Oak Creek, 6th]

Triple Jump Event

As of Monday, March 25, Wisconsin Lutheran's Jaiah Hopf gained the top spot in the D2 HR TJ with a distance of 36' 09.50 [jump shown above]

Mikayla Surprenant [Oak Creek, 3rd]

Jendaya Howard [Wisconsin Lutheran, 4th]

Mikayla Oertel [Wisconsin Lutheran, 6th]

Pole Vault Event

Winner Grace Menzia [Oak Creek, 10' 03]

Menzia confers with PV coach Jim Huemmer

Samantha Pilon [Waukesha South, 3rd]

Megan Straughtmann [Wisconsin Lutheran, 4th]


Current D1 HR PV leader Olivia Fabry [De Pere]
Fabry warmed up but did not vault in the competition