Meadowdale’s Free excels in triple jump | Track and field
Last updated 4/25/2019 at Noon
Meadowdale senior Raymond Free appears on track to make his third straight appearance at the 3A state track and field championships.
Free finished second in the boys triple jump at the 31st annual Eason Invitational Saturday, April 20, at Snohomish High School.
The Maverick standout, who also played football and basketball, had a jump of 43 feet, 11 inches. David Davydenko of 4A Sumner won the event with a mark of 46-9.75.
“He struggled a little bit with the triple jump,” Meadowdale coach Matt Vanni said. “He struck through it and adjusted.”
Free finished 11th at state in 2018 a...