Congratulations to the following Keokuk High School athletes for their state level achievements!
Darrion Sanders had a fantastic week at the state high school track and field meet. Darrion finished 2nd in the long jump, and 3rd in both the 100 meter dash and the 200 meter dash.
The 4×100 team of Darrion, Gage Fenton, Tanner Horner, and Casey Romo had the 9th best time in the field and just missed making the finals despite running a season best time.
Gage Fenton and Wes Bradley also competed as individuals over the weekend. Gage competed in the 100 meter dash and the long jump (finished 15th overall in long jump), and Wes competed in the shot put (where he finished 18th overall).
The girls tennis team qualified for the state team tennis meet over the weekend, defeating conference rival Fairfield 5-0. The girls will travel to Iowa City this Tuesday to compete in the 1st round of the state tournament against either Knoxville or Davenport Assumption.
Dan Williams and Gabe Vandenburg will compete in the state boys tennis meet this Friday and Saturday in Waterloo. Dan and Gabe will compete as a doubles team over the weekend.
Congratulations to all of our outstanding student/athletes on their achievements. They do a great job of representing KHS with class, both on and off the playing field.