Landon Kooiker Takes State High Jump Title

Junior Landon Kooiker of Fairfield cleared 6-7 in the high jump which tied his school record and won the Class 3A state championship Thursday in Des Moines. He had no misses until 6-9. Senior Sam Beatty from Mount Pleasant finished in a 2nd place tie and was one of 3 others that made 6-7. They all had missed earlier giving Kooiker the win.