Track & Field: 2016 Aurora boys Class 5A & 4A state placers

From left, the Rangeview boys 4×200 meter relay team of seniors DeVante’ Wheaten and Stephan DeLeon, junior Chance Walker and senior Ronald McQueen pose with their medals after they placed third in the event at the Class 5A state track meet on May 20, 2016, at Jefferson County Stadium. The same group also placed second in the 4×100 to cap a strong showing at the three-day state meet. (Photo by Courtney Oakes/Aurora Sentinel)

LAKEWOOD | Aurora boys top-nine relay and individual placers in the 2016 Class 5A & 4A state track meet held May 19-21, 2016, at Jefferson County Stadium:

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CHEROKEE TRAIL: KJ Sapp, jr. (6th, 5A boys 100 meter dash/8th, 5A boys long jump); David Thornton, sr. (2nd, 5A boys high jump); Ta’Mar Wilson, sr. (3rd, 5A boys triple jump/6th, 5A boys long jump); Relays — Thomas MacLean, Ta’Mar Wilson, Blaize Holland, KJ Sapp (4th, 5A boys 4×200 meter relay);

EAGLECREST: Relay — Kenny Wantings, Jalen Mergerson, Cole Leroy, Jalen Martin (8th, 5A boys 4×100 meter relay)

GRANDVIEW: Robert Moss, jr. (8th, 5A boys shot put); Uche Obinnah, sr. (3rd, 5A boys high jump); Relay — Brandon Bodner, Neil Brown, Marcus Lawrence, Stefon McClunney (7th, 5A boys 4×400 meter relay)

HINKLEY: Angel Heredia, soph. (state champion, 5A boys 300 hurdles/9th, 5A boys long jump); QuaSean Smith, sr. (2nd, 5A boys shot put); Darrien Wells, jr. (state champion, 5A boys 400 meters/4th, 5A boys 200 meters/8th, 5A boys 100 meters); Relay — Sean Carey, Angel Heredia, Oscar Sarabia, Darrien Wells (8th, 5A boys 4×400 meter relay)

OVERLAND: Cameron Murray, soph. (2nd, 5A boys 400 meters/6th, 5A boys 200 meters); Relays — Chris Jones, Trevell Mitchell, Cameron Murray, Colby Murray (9th, 5A boys 4×200 meter relay)

RANGEVIEW: Mathew Thomas, jr. (4th, 5A boys triple jump); Chance Walker, jr. (3rd, 5A boys long jump); Relays — Ronald McQueen, DeVante’ Wheaten, Stephan DeLeon, Chance Walker (2nd, 5A boys 4×100 meter relay); Ronald McQueen, Chance Walker, Stephan DeLeon, DeVante’ Wheaten (3rd, 5A boys 4×200 meter relay)

REGIS JESUIT: Austin Campbell, sr. (state champion, 5A boys high jump/7th, 5A boys long jump); Jack Davidson, sr. (2nd, 5A boys 3,200 meters/3rd, 5A boys 1,600); Jason Lewis, jr. (T4th, 5A boys pole vault); Geoffrey Lord, jr. (8th, 5A boys pole vault)

SMOKY HILL: Tahir Hopkins, sr. (5th, 5A boys 400 meters); Relays — Paul Cleveland, Josh Cordova, Tahir Hopkins, Tristan James Waters (6th, 5A boys 4×400 meter relay); Noah Willoughby, Tahir Hopkins, Josh Cordova, Tristan James Waters (6th, 5A boys 4×200 meter relay)