This year's meet begins with Classes A and B on Wednesday, May 18.
Only 10 years ago, Maggie Malone had never competed in javelin. Now, she has a chance at calling herself the best in the world.
Mark Fuhrman knew that the South O’Brien High School girls track and field team could score highly at the state meet last month in Des Moines, but he never wanted them to feel that pressure, even in the final race of the season.
Cooper DeJean knew the spring season was going to his final one as a high school athlete.
West High School junior Holly Duax made history this season on the track, even if she didn’t quite realize it at the time.
Like a cricket that you step on, Kiana Phelps simply never gives up.
Omaha, home to the College World Series, will soon be home to the entire state high school baseball tournament.
SPEARFISH, S.D. — Tommy Nikkel is a state champion.
SPEARFISH, S.D. — The Class A South Dakota state track and field meet is this Friday and Saturday at Lyle Hare Stadium in Spearfish.
DES MOINES -- Willa Sickelka’s perspective epitomized how the weekend went for her and the South O’Brien High School girls track team.
DES MOINES -- East High School junior Kaia Downs had no problem with laying low on Saturday in her two championship meets at Drake Stadium.
DES MOINES -- Erika Kuntz crossed the finish line, and she instantly looked up at the clock on the south end of Drake Stadium. She couldn’t believe what it read.
The Nebraska Class B and C state track and field championships concluded on Saturday at Burke Stadium in Omaha, and a few area athletes came away with some impressive finishes.
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Classes B and C closed out the four-day state track and field meet Saturday at Burke Stadium. Journal Star photos by Francis Gardler
The Iowa state track and field championships concluded on Friday at Drake Stadium in Des Moines, and several Siouxland area athletes took home state titles. In the morning, the Class 2A and 3A squads ran their events, while Class 4A and 1A ran in the afternoon.
DES MOINES -- Anna Winterrowd had no shame placing in second Friday during the 400-meter race in Class 2A.
DES MOINES -- Four best friends walked off the track as champions on Friday.
The Nebraska Class B and Class C state track and field championships kicked off on Friday, with plenty of Siouxland area athletes competing for titles at Burke Stadium.
DES MOINES -- Even as a sophomore, Sheldon High School’s Maddie Olson made a vision come true at the Iowa state track and field meet.
The Iowa high school state track and field meet continued on Friday, with the state's Class 2A and 3A teams competing in the morning session, and the 1A and 4A programs competing in the afternoon.
DES MOINES -- Zach Verzani of Lawton-Bronson won the Class 1A boys shot put title on Thursday with a 58-11.75 mark, clinching Verzani's second consecutive state title.
DES MOINES -- About midway through the season, East High School junior Kaia Downs was given a challenge, and she rose to the occasion.
After falling just short the past two years, girls wrestling will be a sanctioned sport by the NSAA beginning in 2021-22.
It’s not uncommon to have multiple Siouxland area teams in the same race. There are multiple instances of that throughout the Iowa and Nebraska high school state track meets that start later this week in Des Moines and Omaha.
SERGEANT BLUFF — Ashton Verdoorn hasn’t slowed down since the beginning of the track and field season.