Matt Darden reached the finals of the boys 55-meter dash to lead Polk County’s indoor track team in competition at the JDL High School Kickoff Meet at the JDL Fast Track facility in Winston-Salem.
Darden won his heat with a time of 6.69 to advance to the final. He posted a 6.78 in the final, where he placed eighth.
Darden also placed ninth in the 300-meter dash with a time of 37.49.
Polk County’s 4×800-meter relay squad, consisting of Jacob Collins, Mitchell Brown, Jake Russell and Sean Doyle, placed seventh in the event with a time of 8:58.51