Local track and field athletes turned in one of the all-time best efforts at the state level in Saturday’s Class A and Class AAA Kentucky High School Athletic Association State Track and Field Championships at the University of Louisville’s Owsley Frazier Cardinal Park.
Somerset High School garnered two state crowns in the Class A state meet, as junior Cam Cheuvront won the 100-meter dash and sophomore Maranda Mills won her second consecutive triple jump state crown.
Later in the day in the Class AAA state meet, Pulaski County High School junior Jimmy Goldson ran away with the 800-meter state title.
Somerset High School junior Cam Cheuvront (center) won the Class A 100-meter dash state title at Saturday’s KHSAA State Track & Field Championships on Saturday at the University of Louisville’s Owsley Frazier Cardinal Park. Steve Cornelius Photo
Somerset High School sophomore Maranda Mills won her second consecutive Class A triple jump state title with a best effort of 35’6”. Steve Cornelius Photo
Pulaski County High School junior Jimmy Goldson won the 800-meter state title in a school record time of 1:55.14. Steve Cornelius Photo