Multiple Teams · 2016-17 Red Raider Athletics Recap

A few high points from the 2016-17 athletic school year. (in order of sport season) UPDATED

  • Boys volleyball wins sectional match, makes it to the semi-final match of the WIAA DI State Tournament
  • Henry Wellenstein qualifies for cross country state, finished in 69th place
  • Girls Basketball repeats winning the regional title, makes it to sectional final game – first time since 2006
  • Wrestler Lewis Dayton, a freshman, advances to state meet. Second time a freshman has advanced to state in Wauwatosa wrestling history
  • Record breaking season in track and field
    • Girls – Brooklyn Blackburn breaks school record in hurdles in 14.97 and takes 4th at state meet.  The 4×400 relay team brook school record in 3:59.91 and finished 10th at state meet.
    • Boys – Lewis Huenink broke school record in 200m dash in 21.97.  Eli Werner brook the 1500m steeple run in 4:44.64. Relay teams in the 4×100 and 4×200 broke the school’s record in 42.47 and1:28.50 respectively. Both teams finished 4th at the state meet.
  • Softball produced winning record at 8-6 in conference play.  Coach Ed Raue and Assistant Coach John Lindstrom both earned Coach and Assistant Coach of the Year honors.
  • Boys golf team missed by two strokes a chance to go to state. Individual golfer Adam Garski earned his third state meet appearance, finishing 45th out of 104 competitors. 
  • Girls Soccer won regionals and sectional, finishing in 2nd place at the WIAA Division 2 state tournament.  
  • Baseball wins Regional Championship in summer season, first time since 2006 

A great year with many other successes and more to be created in the upcoming school year.