Polk County athletes will chase indoor track and field state championships for the first time in two years as the state 2A/1A meet is set for Friday at JDL Fast Track in Winston-Salem.
No state meet was held last spring due to the coronavirus pandemic.
But a number of Wolverine competitors will hit the JDL circuit beginning at 4 p.m. The meet is scheduled to stream live on NFHS Network.
Polk County has two entries listed as the top seed in an event – the girls 4×400-meter relay squad, which enters with a top time of 4:21.28, and Braxton Edwards, who has the top listed time in the 500-meter run.
All qualified entrants along with their seeding:
10. Sophia Overholt, 15-11 1/2.
5. Lauren Dotson, 8-0.
3. Polk County, 10:43.02.
11. Polk County, 1:57.35
4. Olivia Overholt, 1:24.20
1. Polk County, 4:21.28
5. Braxton Edwards, 11-6.
12. Polk County, 1:36.24.
5. Polk County, 9:00.92
1. Braxton Edwards, 1:06.40
16. Bryce Jergenson, 37.31
5. Polk County, 3:44.47