Boy Athlete of the Week (May 31): Elijah White, Centennial, track and field
The junior standout enjoyed a stellar performance at the Class 3A state track and field championships last weekend at Morgan State University, highlighted by a first-place finish in the high jump. White claimed the high jump title at 6 feet, 2 inches. He also took second in the triple jump and third in the long jump. Winning state titles is nothing new for White, who won the triple jump last season. At the Howard County track championships this season, White won the high jump and long jump and set a new county mark in the triple jump. He also won the high jump and triple jump and finished second in the long jump at the Class 3A East region meet.
Others considered: William Henderson, Poly, track and field; Robert Miller, City, track and field