Champion

Barron junior Fran Peterson won the 3200-meter Div. 2 run at the WIAA Track and Field State Championships on Friday, June 3. Peterson passed two runners on the final lap while bettering her school record time to 10:49.77. Peterson also placed second in the state 1600-meter run at La Crosse.

For the first time since 1995, Barron High School has a state track and field champion!

Fran Peterson, a junior, won the Div. 2 3200-meter title on Friday, June 3, during the WIAA Track and Field State Championships at UW-La Crosse. Her state title highlighted the Golden Bears’ fantastic showing at the 2-day meet that concluded Saturday.