Boys’ track and field team wins state championship


For the second year in a row, the boys’ track and field team captured the 4A state title. The Golden Lions scored 81 points at the three-day competition in Albany, which was held May 9-11. The girls finished in 8th place. Highlights of the meet are listed below. Congratulations to both teams!

1st Place Finishers

Matt Harris ’19: 300m Hurdles, Long Jump

Tanner Duffin ’19: Discus and Shot Put (state record)

Maggie Yankovich ’19: 1600m


2nd Place Finishers

Boys’ 4 x 100 Relay Team (Jason Jones ’19, Michael Benefield ’19, Gavin McElroy ’19, Jared Williams ’20)

Matt Harris ’19: 110m Hurdles

Jared Williams ’20: 200m

Morgan Vaden ’20: 3200m