2017 Wisconsin USATF Road Champions

3/5/2018
 

2017 Wisconsin USATF Road Champions

(Pewaukee 3/5/2018)Wisconsin USA Track & Field named their state road champions for 2017 at their Semi-Annual Spring Meeting. Matt Barrett of Verona and John Dewitt of Milwaukee were the men’s champions and Gabi Anzalone of Verona and Naomi Fulton of Hartland were crowned the women’s champs.

                Athletes had to be Wisconsin residents and members of WI USATF in 2017. The champions were selected on the quality of their road race performances over distances ranging from 5 kilometers to 50 miles during the year. Special emphasis was given to USATF National Running Circuit event. Each athlete will receive a $500 stipend to assist them in their future training and competition endeavors. Dewitt is a three-peat champion, while Barrett and Anzalone are both repeat champions from 2016.
 
WI USATF 2017 ROAD RACE CHAMPIONS      
Gabi Anzalone Verona      
3/10/2017 USATF 15K Championships Jacksonville, FL 52:37 16th
3/25/2017 Shamrock Shuffle Chicago, IL 26:56 5th
4/28/2017 Crazy Legs Classic Madison, WI 27:15 1st
5/21/2017 Cellcom Green Bay Half Marathon Green Bay, WI 1:14:51 1st
8/26/2017 Bobby Crim 10 Mile Flint, MI 56:32 7th
12/3/2017 USATF Marathon Championships Sacramento, CA 2:36:47 13th
         
Naomi Fulton Hartland      
1/15/2017 Samson Stomp and Romp 5K Milwaukee, WI 17:43 1st
3/25/2017 Shamrock Shuffle Chicago, IL 27:54 12th
4/28/2017 Crazylegs Classic 8K Madison, WI 28:28 2nd
5/21/2017 Cellcom Green Bay Half Marathon Green Bay, WI 1:19:56 3rd
         
Matt Barrett Verona      
3/11/2017 Run Before You Crawl 5K Monroe, WI 14:59 1st
4/15/2017 Hot Chocolate 15K Minneapolis, MN 47:18 1st
5/27/2017 Bratfest 5K Madison, WI 15:08 1st
6/24/2017 Oregon Summerfest 5K Oregon, WI 14:23 1st
7/29/2017 Wanafest Run 5K Waunakee, WI 15:01 1st
9/2/2017 Rockin Chocolate Half Marathon Madison, WI 1:06:48 1st
10/1/2017 USATF 10 Mile Championships Twin Cities, MN 51:43 37th
         
John DeWitt Milwaukee      
1/15/2017 Samson Stomp and Romp 5K Milwaukee, WI 15:49 1st
3/19/2017 Two Rivers 10 Mile Two Rivers. WI 50:09 1st
3/25/2017 Shamrock Shuffle Chicago, IL 24:11 17th
9/23/2017 Whitewater Half Marathon Whitewater, WI 1:07:47 1st
10/1/2017 Twin Cities Marathon Twin Cities, MN 2:18:21 7th
11/23/2017 Festival Foods Turkey Trot 8K Oshkosh, WI 25:24 1st