The best of..., 2013 Dec 19, 2013

Erin Hooker goes by Jordyn Colter in the state 3200, putting one last exclamation point on a spectacular high school career. Photo by Jeff McCoy.

4A Friday Snapshot May 17, 2013

Bailey Roth eventually crushed all of the resistance in the 4A boys 3200. Photo by Alan Versaw. 

5A Boys: A Mountain Conquered May 20, 2013

Brandon Singleton takes the lead on the final straight and clinches CT's first 5A state track and field title. Photo by Alan Versaw.

A Quick Glance at Day One: 4A May 16, 2013

Valor's Greg Popylisen crosses the finish line at 1:25.46, giving Valor the new state all-classification record for the 4x200. Photo by Paul Jaeger.

State Prognosticating: 5A Girls May 13, 2013

In some respects, sprinter Emily Romo is the forgotten Bruin, but a very important part of the picture for Cherry Creek nevertheless. Photo by Alan Versaw.

The Golden Baton Awards May 21, 2013

Devan Foster starts the anchor leg of the 5A girls 4x800 a step ahead of Devynn Miller. Photo by Alan Versaw.

State Prognosticating: 2A Girls May 13, 2013

Ashley VanVleet's speed at 400 and 800 meters has helped make Paonia the new Goliath on the 2A girls block. Photo by David Pressgrove.

4A Girls: Niwot on Top May 19, 2013

Dana Maydew and Niwot closed out their first state title with a rousing triumph over Thompson Valley in the 4x400. Photo by Alan Versaw.

State Prognosticating: 5A Boys May 10, 2013

Dakota Leazer, a state hurdle champion two years ago as a sophomore, is central to Fountain-Fort Carson's title hopes. Photo by Alan Versaw.

Utah, Colorado, and Matters of Distance Jul 2, 2013

Ashi Geberkidane, Colorado's top XC performer in 2012, is flanked by two Utah runners, Kramer Morton and Brayden McLelland, late in last fall's NXR-SW championship race. Photo by Alan Versaw.

2A Boys: Lyons, Again! May 20, 2013

The sun set on Ryan Boucher's brilliant high school career with individual titles in the 200 and 400 meters and a state meet record in the 400. Photo by Alan Versaw.

2A Friday Snapshot May 17, 2013

Hotchkiss's Cody Bartlett took the lead on lap one of the 800 and eventually wore at the resistance, claiming the title in 1:59.47. Photo by Alan Versaw.

State Prognosticating: 1A Girls May 13, 2013

Taylor Alexander is one of the reasons Vail Christian is among the team favorites heading into the 1A state meet. Photo by David Pressgrove.

5A Girls: Rain Falls on a Dry Land May 19, 2013

Ashley Miller contributed to the Cherry Creek state championship with eight points in the 100 hurdles and another point in the 300 hurdles. Photo by Alan Versaw.

A Quick Glance at Day One: 3A May 17, 2013

Collin Scheer leaps to a triple jump title and a PR after missing most of the season with an ankle injury. Photo by Alan Versaw.

3A Friday Snapshot May 17, 2013

There was a little bit of mayhem early on the second lap of the 3A girls 800. Photo by Paul Jaeger.

State Prognosticating: 1A Boys May 15, 2013

Heritage Christian's Matthew McGinley owns the top seed in the 200 meter dash and the #2 seed in the 400 meter dash. Photo by Ted Simmons.

State Prognosticating: 2A Boys May 9, 2013

Hurdler Matt Radich is one of the pieces of a fearsome Lyons track and field machine headed for Lakewood's Jeffco Stadium on May 16. Photo by Alan Versaw.

Friday 5A Shapshot May 18, 2013

Jordyn Colter rolls off the final turn of the 800 ahead of Arapahoe's Devan Foster. Photo by Alan Versaw.

Friday Heat Sheets May 17, 2013

Here is your complete listing of events and competitors for Friday's state meet action.