Track & Field: Aurora 2017 Class 5A state track meet placers, boys

From left, seniors Tyler Kruse, Nelson Alluce, KJ Sapp and Kellen Monestime pose with their medals for finishing in second place in the 4×100 meter relay at the 2017 Class 5A state track meet on May 22, 2017, at Jefferson County Stadium. (Photo by Courtney Oakes/Aurora Sentinel)

LAKEWOOD | Boys individual and relay players from Aurora schools at the 2017 Class 5A state track meet May 20-21, 2017, at Jefferson County Stadium:

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CHEROKEE TRAIL: Ruben Estrada, sr. (5th, discus/8th, shot put); Blaize Holland, jr. (7th, 400 meters); Kellen Monestime, sr. (2nd, 300 meter hurdles/7th, 110 meter hurdles); KJ Sapp, sr. (5th, 100 meters); Dawson Spann, jr. (6th, long jump); Relays: Nelson Alluce, Tyler Kruse, KJ Sapp, Kellen Monestime (2nd, 4×100 meter relay); Kellen Monestime, Tyler Kruse, Blaize Holland, KJ Sapp (5th, 4×200 meter relay)

EAGLECREST: Josiah Barker, sr. (5th, pole vault); Kenny Wantings, jr. (4th, 100 meters/7th, 200 meters)

GATEWAY: Kevin Traylor Jr., jr. (7th, long jump)

GRANDVIEW: Aaron Harris, jr. (4th, long jump); Robert Moss, sr. (3rd, shot put); Relay: Joseph Blount, Hayden Blubaugh, Brandon Bodner, Aaron Harris (7th, 4×200 relay)

HINKLEY: Angel Heredia, jr. (state champion, 300 meter hurdles/3rd, 110 meter hurdles/6th, 400 meters); Oscar Sarabia, jr. (8th, 300 meter hurdles); Darrien Wells, sr. (state champion, 400 meters/2nd, 100 meters/2nd, 200 meters); Relay: Casey Sharpe, Oscar Sarabia, Angel Heredia, Darrien Wells (state champion, 4×200 relay)

OVERLAND: Paulison Fasu, sr. (6th, 110 meter hurdles); Cameron Murray, jr. (3rd, 200 meters/3rd, 400 meters); Lacina Sangare, soph. (T-9th, high jump)

RANGEVIEW: Mathew Thomas, sr. (8th, long jump); Chance Walker, sr. (2nd, long jump/4th, triple jump)

REGIS JESUIT: Jackson Connelly, fr. (6th, 200 meters); Zion Gordon, soph. (9th, 110 meter hurdles); Geoffrey Lord, sr. (4th, pole vault); Tama Tuitele, jr. (2nd, shot put); Relay: Ike Gholston, Jackson Connelly, Zion Gordon, Medhane Kiflom (6th, 4×200 relay)