State track and field, 3A girls: Solon’s opening day is the opposite of nightmarish. The Spartans jet to the top of the standings thanks to a 3,200-meter relay title.
State track and field, Class 2A boys Thursday: Tipton’s 3,200-meter relay team won the state title for the first time since stringing three championships in a row from 2000-02.
State track and field, Class 2A girls Thursday: Mid-Prairie standout Danielle Hostetler won her second straight title in the 3,000 and Mitzi Evans became the school’s first 400 champion.
Alburnett’s Lacey Neighbor injured her right knee in the state-qualifying meet, but still notched a second-place finish in the Class 1A girls’ long jump at the state track and field championships.
Lisbon’s Kole Becker nearly matched a state record as he repeated as the Class 1A boys’ long jump champion at the state track and field championships. The Lions are in the team lead after the first day.