5/21/2019 7:32:00 AM
|The School District of Rhinelander Special Olympics track team recently posed for a photograph at James Williams Middle School. Pictured in the front row, from left to right, are Spencer Smith, Nevaeh Johnson, Daray Hawes, Whitley Devine, Maria Dornfeld, Jenna May Enders and Hannah Umland. In the back row are Allison Brunette, Gabe White, Marshall Barlowski, Miguel Gonzalez, Stephen Herrmann, Sarec Trudeau and Paige Appling. (Bob Mainhardt for the River News)|
Rhinelander Special Olympians compete in track regionals
The School District of Rhinelander's Special Olympics team competed in a regional track and field meet at Merrill High School on Saturday, May 11. The team had 12 athletes participate in various throwing and running events. Ribbon awards were presented to first- through eighth-place finishers.
Six athletes will represent the team and participate in the State Summer Games at UW-Stevens Point June 6-8, 2019. Marshall Barlowski, Stephen Herrmann, and Gabe White will compete in turbo jav; Maria Dornfeld in softball throw, White and Miguel Gonzalez in shot put, and Nevaeh Johnson in the 100-meter run.
Individual results were:
Paige Appling - 6th in shot put, 7th in turbo jav, and 4th in the 100
Marshall Barlowski - 5th in shot put, 1st in turbo jav, and 5th in the 100
Stephen Herrmann - 5th in shot put, 1st in turbo jav, and 5th in the 100
Allison Brunette - 3rd in softball throw
Maria Dornfeld - 2nd in softball throw and 5th place in the 50
Miguel Gonzalez - 3rd in shot put, 5th in turbo jav, 8th in the 50
Nevaeh Johnson - 6th in softball throw and 2nd in the 100
Daray Hawes - 5th in softball throw and 5th in the 100
Gabe White - 1st in shot put, 3rd in turbo jav, and 8th in the 100
Spencer Smith - 4th in softball throw and 7th in the 50
Jenna May Enders - 3rd place in softball throw and 2nd in the 50
Whitley Divine - 2nd in softball throw and 4th the 100.
"Thanks to all athletes, families, coaches, volunteers, and fans for another great season," the district stated in a press release.
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