Lakota East junior Autumn Heath finished third in the 100-meter dash at this weekend’s Division I state track and field tournament at Jesse Memorial Stadium at Ohio State University in Columbus.
Her time of 12.26 seconds was behind Reynoldsburg senior Diamond Gause (11.98) and Solon junior Jelvon Butler (12.17). Heath also finished fifth in the 200-meter dash with a time of 25.06 seconds. Gause also won that event with a time of 23.96, which was close state tournament record of 23.65.
Meanwhile, state qualifiers Lakota East senior Matt Rice finished ninth in the 3200 meter run and Lakota East junior Kellsa Mbah finished 11th in the long jump.