The UHSAA State Track and Field Championships were held this past Friday and Saturday at the BYU.
Our boys team finished with the 2nd place trophy, only 1 point ahead of Riverton and 22 points behind winner Davis. This was our first Track trophy since 2nd place in 2001. The girls ended up tied in 21st place.
Austin West won both the 1600m Run in a school record 4:13.67, and the 3200m Run in 9:06.19. He also placed 7th in the 800m Run in 1:57.23.
The boys Medley Relay team of Dredan Snowden, Trinity Devereaux, Spencer Vernon, and Danny Keller (with Kevin Judd running in prelims) took 2nd and set a school record in 3:30.77.
Clayton Young placed third in both the 1600m Run in 4:16.21 (2nd all-time at AFHS), and in the 3200m Run in 9:19.09. He also placed 5th in the 800m Run in 1:56.30 and was on the 7th place 4X400 m Relay team with Danny Keller, Cole Odle, and Nafe Richardson (with Spencer Vernon running in the prelims) in 3:26.68.
Nafe Richardson also placed 5th in the 3200m Run in 9:29.00 (4th all-time at AFHS), 6th in the 800m Run in 1:56.79, and 11th in the 1600m Run in 4:26.77.
Danny Keller also placed in a tie for 4th in the High Jump at 6'00.
Mack Morrison placed 6th in the 3200m Run in 9:30.65 and 15th in the 1600m Run in 4:30.89.
Cole Odle and Danny Keller placed 5th and 6th, respectively, in the 400m Dash in 50.32 and 50.46.
The boys 4X100m Relay of Snowden,Devereaux, Blake Harmon, and Odle placed 6th with a 43.74 (7th all-time at AFHS).
Also competing for the Cavemen were Tanner Lee, 18th in the 300m Hurdles in 43.45, and Justin Holland, 14th in the Shot Put at 38'9" and 18th in the Discus at 121'11.75".
The girls Medley Relay team of Kaijsa Angerhofer, Abi Morrison, Megan Line, and Makayla Bernardo (with Kylie Buckwalter in prelims) placed 8th in 4:26.68.
Their 4X400m Relay team of Kaijsa, Makayla, Taylir Garrison, and Morgan Warner (with Abi Morrison in prelims) placed 7th in 4:05.45.
Aslo competing for the Lady Cavemen were Taylir Garrison, 10th in the High Jump at 5'0", Courtney Hull, 17th in the 100m Hurdles in 17.64, Abi Morrison, 12th in the 300m Hurdles in 49.61, Sheridan Hunt, 18th in the Discus at 73'6.75", Kaijsa Angerhofer, 15th in the Long Jump at 15'5", and Morgan Warner and Makayla Bernardo, 10th and 11th, respectively, in the 400m Dash in 61.11 and 61.71. The Girls 4X100m Relay team of Courtney Hull, Alexis Wall, Katie Hunt, and Abi Morrison placed 14th in 53.37.