Jackson Heights Cobra Erika White throws the javelin during the 2017 Kansas high school state track meet on May 26 and 27.
The Jackson Heights boys 4x8000-meter relay team ran an 8:49.58 time with 2'A state track meet, placeing 14th. Team members shown were left to right, Austin Mock, Xavier Fritz, Dalton Chartier and Mark Mavrovich.
The Jackson Heights girls 4x800-meter relay team placed fourth at the 2A state track meet recently in 10:26.73. Team members shown with their state medals were, left to right, Faith Little, Kylie Dohl, Karley Dieckmann and MaKenzie Kennedy.
Jackson Heights Cobra Faith Little hangs with the pack during the 1600-meter run at the 2017 Kansas high school state track meet on May 26 and 27.
Royal Valley Panther Lucas Broxterman stands tall on the podium for the long jump compatition at the 2017 Kansas high school state track meet on May 26 and 27. Broxterman got fifth place in this event.
Holton Wildcat Mason Strader placed second in the 1600-meter run at the state meet this past weekend.
Royal Valley Panther Lucas Broxterman finishes in sixth place in the 300-meter hurdles at the state track meet last weekend.
A total of 27 high school athletes from the area qualified for the state track meet at Wichita State University’s Cessna Stadium. The top four placers in each event at regionals qualified for the state track meet.
Royal Valley High School sent four athletes to the Class 3A state meet.
Holton High School junior AJ Haussler earned his third straight trip to the Class 4A-Division II state golf tournament with a sixth-place finish at Monday’s regional golf tourney, held at the Clay Center Country Club.
Haussler, who shot a six-over-par 74, had tied for fifth with Topeka Hayden’s...