Buena Vista and Custer County share in the joy of a state champ

The Buena Vista Demons and Custer County Bobcats were excited about their chances in the distance events this year, with some great times giving them a good spot to start in their opening state championship pursuits, and they wouldn’t disappoint in their results.

Zaila Smith and Micah Zeller were the pace setters for local schools at the 2021 State Track Meet in Denver. Here are how the rest of the locals fared when heading to the podium!

2A Boys 3200 MeterState ChampMicah ZellerCuster County9:47.00
4thJace PetersLake County10:28.44
2A Girls 3200 MeterState ChampZaila SmithBuena Vista12:00.18
6thMallory SalazarBuena Vista12:24.04
8thKiera KingLake County12:59.56
2A Girls 4×8004thZaila Smith, Audrey Johnson,
Erin Bigley, Mallory Salazar
Buena Vista10:44.3
2A Girls High Jump7thJaycee WindorskiLake County4’9″
2A Boys Triple Jump7thBrennan PrattBuena Vista39’8.25″
2A Pole Vault8thJace PetersLake County11’8″
3A Boys 4×8008thElijah Wilcox, Kuper Banghart,
Izayah Baxter, Hollister Beddingfield
Salida8:36.09
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