Wildcats Finish Ninth in State Meet to End Historic Season

Wildcats Finish Ninth in State Meet to End Historic Season

The Carlisle girls track and field team capped off its most successful season in school history with a ninth-place finish at the state track and field meet at Drake Stadium with 23 points.  The state title went to Davenport Assumption for the fifth consecutive season.  Three school records highlighted the fifteen events that competed at the meet.  Sophomore Megan Sievers started off the meet by taking 47 seconds off of her season's best in the 3000-meter run to finish sixth in a new school record of 10:31.58.  On Friday evening, the 4x400 meter relay team of sophomore Jocelyn Haack, senior Taylor DuBois, junior Madi Hoekstra and junior Aricka Lambson broke their own school record with a time of 4:07.12 to finish 10th, narrowly missing qualifying for the finals.  Junior Brooke Kruse heaved the shot 38-03.75 for a fifth place finish in the field event, while Lambson also tunred in a fifth-place state finish in the 100 meter hurdle final. Saturday morning provided one final school record highlight as the shuttle hurdle relay team of freshman Morgan Lose, sophomore Cameron Mesecher, Haack and Lambson took nearly two seconds off of their own school record by running 1:05.66 to finish 4th overall.  The state meet culminates what is tagged as the most successful season in girls track and field history at CHS.

  • 6 Meet Championships
  • 74-9 Season Record
  • First Conference Team Championship in school history
  • State Qualifying Team Championship
  • 9th Place State Meet finish
  • 6 School Records
  • 4 Drake Relays qualifying events
  • 15 State Meet qualifying events

Full results of the 2017 State Track and Field Meet:

100 Meter Dash - Taylor DuBois: 12.76 (16th)

200 Meter Dash - Taylor DuBois: 26.09 (14th)

800 Meter Run - Madi Hoekstra: 2:28.15 (21st)

1500 Meter Run - Megan Sievers: 4:56.52 (12th)

3000 Meter Run - Megan Sievers: 10:31.58 (6th)

100 Meter Hurdles - Aricka Lambson: 15.53 (5th)

100 Meter Hurdles - Jocelyn Haack: 15.83 (7th)

400 Meter Hurdles - Jocelyn Haack: 1:07.20 (6th)

Long Jump - Adelynn Ahartz: 16-06.25 (7th)

High Jump - Adelynn Ahartz: 5-00.00 (T-10th)

Shot Put - Brooke Kruse: 38-03.75 (5th)

Discus - Brooke Kruse: 99-09 (23rd)

4x100 Meter Relay - Aricka Lambson, Marissa Reed, Agatha Beier, Taylor DuBois: 51.72 (15th)

4x200 Meter Relay - Rylee Richards, Marissa Reed, Agatha Beier, Paige Mercer: 1:54.65 (23rd)

4x400 Meter Relay - Jocelyn Haack, Taylor DuBois, Madi Hoekstra, Aricka Lambson: 4:07.12 (10th)

Shuttle Hurdle Relay - Morgan Lose, Cam Mesecher, Jocelyn Haack, Aricka Lambson: 1:05.66 (4th)