Richmond freshman Cody Gorham will be the lone representative for the Spartan track team when the Class 3 state track meet gets underway Friday in Jefferson City.
Gorham qualified for the state meet with his fourth-place finish in the 1,600-meter run at the Sectional meet held Saturday at Kearney High School.
Gorham ran his season-best time of 4 minutes, 34.84 seconds. His previous best of 4:42.72 was set at the MRVC East meet held at Richmond.
Max Korolev of Harrisonville turned in the winning time of 4:20.5, with Max Storms of O’Hara taking second with his time of 4:20.97. David Stodden of St. Pius X finished ahead of Gorham with a time of 4:33.93.