By Ken Hamrick

khamrick@ljtdmail.com

A total of 24 local individuals and 10 local relay teams have qualified to compete at their respective state track and field meets, which will take place at Jefferson County Stadium in Lakewood. Of that total, four particpants will represent McClave High School. The meets begin on Thursday and end on Saturday.

The following are thumbnail sketches of McClave High School state qualifiers.

Ian Beckett

Event: boys' high jump

Best height: 6-2

Day, time: Saturday, 1:30 p.m. (finals)

Event: boys' triple jump

Best jump: 39-10

Day, time: Friday, 8:30 a.m. (finals)

Tatum Chase

Event: girls' high jump

Best height: 4-9

Day, time: Friday, 8:30 a.m. (finals)

Marco Marquez

Event: boys' high jump

Best height: 5-10

Day, time: Saturday, 1:30 p.m.

Jake Trujillo

Event: boys' discus

Best throw: 122-6

Day, time: Friday, 1:30 p.m. (finals)