Lawrence High's track and field team hoists the hardware after winning state. The Lions took the team trophy Saturday in Wichita.
Lawrence High's Kristina Taylor runs the anchor leg of the 4x800 relay. The Lions won gold in the event Saturday in Wichita.
Lawrence High track coach Scott Stidham, center in red, gets a hug while celebrating with the boys track and field team. The LHS boys took home the first place team trophy while the girls took home the runner-up hardware Saturday at Wichita's Cessna Stadium.
The members of the Lawrence High girls track and field team hold their state runner-up trophy high. The girls took second to Leavenworth High School at the state track and field championships in Wichita.
Lawrence High junior Kevin Logan clears the bar at 6 feet, 8 inches. Logan finished third in the high jump Saturday at the state championships in Wichita.
Lawrence High senior Amy Magnuson clears the final hurdle well ahead of the competition. Magnuson took gold in the 100 meter hurdles Saturday at the state track and field championships.
Lawrence High's Kristina Taylor, center, and Sue Schwartz, right, celebrate after winning the 4x800 meter relay at the state track and field championships Saturday at Wichita's Cessna Stadium.
Free State seniors Alysha Valencia and Emma Brooke cheer on the 4x800 relay team from outside the training tent. Valencia, who normally anchors the relay, was forced out of her races Saturday due to tendinitis in her Achilles' tendon.
Free State runner Keron Toussaint sprints the final paces of the 400 meter dash next to Olathe Northwest's Rodney Kenner. Toussaint finished a close second to Kenner Saturday at the state track and field championships in Wichita.
Mill Valley junior Justin Woods lets out a yell after winning the 100-meter dash. Woods won the race with a time of 10.56 seconds Saturday in Wichita.
Baldwin sophomore Heather Garcia gets helped off the track by teammates John Brown and Madison Shoemaker after finishing first in the 3,200-meter run. Garcia also took gold in the 1,600 meter-run Saturday at the state track and field championships in Wichita.
Baldwin sophomore Heather Garcia rounds a corner just ahead of Eudora junior Brittney Graff in the 3,200-meter run. The runners finished one-two in the race as well as the 1,600-meter run Saturday at Cessna Stadium in Wichita.