The Gold Standard
Fort Knox, KY | May 26, 2017
Saturday was quite the 'golden day' for Fort Knox's track programs at the University of Kentucky.
From the Eagles winning their second team title in four seasons to Alexandra Lawson winning three of her four events, the Class 1-A KHSAA State Track & Field Championships turned into the “Fort Knox
The Eagles medaled in 10 of the 18 events, getting wins from seniors Nate Callison, Craig Perches and Alhec Santiago and junior Josh DeRivas in the 400-meter relay and DeRivas, Perches, Santiago and junior Geoffrey Gradney in the 800-meter relay.
Perches also placed second in the 100-meter dash and fourth in the 200-meter dash, Santiago placed second in the long jump and fourth in the triple, Gradney was third in the 200-meter dash and senior Matthew Rivera
was sixth in the high jump and eighth in the 300-meter hurdles.
They scored 65.5 points to beat runner-up Louisville Holy Cross by 7.5.