Locals Shine at Track and Field State Finals

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Jacksonville, FL---Our area's best runners and athletes competed Saturday for their state finals over in Jacksonville at the University of North Florida.

One of the top local names on hand, Mosley star Nat Dixon is leaving with two medals, finishing third in the long jump and fourth in the high jump.

We also have two state champs, one being the Niceville 4x800 meter relay team of Jack Massey, Thomas Howell, Tripp Davis, and Nick Morken, who took top spot on the podium. Fort Walton Beach's Emma Rudman, who didn't just finish second in the 1600 meters, but won the 3200 meters.

Niceville's Morken, also excelling in the 1600, broke the previous state record, finishing in second.