Sports Spotlight: G-E-T track’s Davis Wenthe

G-E-T track senior Davis Wenthe is the latest spring athlete in our Sports Spotlight.

Last spring Wenthe was a state champion in the 300 meter hurdles, a runner-up in the 110 hurdles, 4th in high jump, and part of the fifth-placed 4×400 relay team.

He missed the state record in the 300 hurdles last year by a tenth of a second, and that second place finish in the 110’s was the only race he lost last year. This spring he was hoping for a perfect season and that state record in the 300’s, and he was training hard to do it. He even gave up a winter sport to keep training for track, so the season being suspended has been a gut punch.

But the passion for the sport does not take a hit, because Wenthe will continue his track career next year as a Wisconsin Badger.

If you have an athlete you know who you feel should be nominated, head to our sports page at news8000.com. and click on our Sports Spotlight story. There you’ll be invited to fill out our official nomination form. You can also send Sports Director Ken Kosirowski an email with any photos and videos of your athlete that you’d like Ken to include on-air.

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