The Utah State Track and Field Championships concluded this afternoon on a rainy day in Provo. Woods Cross High School won the boys 4A team title in the final event of the day. The Wildcats, scoring 85 points, beat out Herriman who scored 79 points. The Girls team title went to Herriman on the backs of great performances by their underclassmen Kaysha Love and Lucy Biles. The individual events were exciting as well. Here is our event-by-event breakdown of the action.
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It was a great day on the track today at BYU, as state records seemingly fell in event after event. When records are falling that frequently, it is hard to say what the performance of the day was. Every event was exciting and event could be considered the performance of the meet.
The Woods Cross Wildcats boys 4x100m relay team sprinted their way into the record book Friday night as they broke the state record in the 4x100 relay with a time of 42.40. The previous record of 42.41 was held by Timpview High set in 2007.
Simplot Games is the highlight of the season for many Utah athletes. We broke down the meet based on the numbers.
Friday’s events saw a lot of great competition. With finals in a few of the field events and more prelims in most other events, here we will break down which Utah athletes moved on to the finals.