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Student-athlete of the Week: Jack Kenkel

 
Series: Student-Athlete of the Week | Story 34

Jocelyn Rowley

Jack Kenkel makes a dramatic dive for the finish line to win the boys 4x400 relay finals for Niwot at the Class 4A state championships on May 18, 2019. The win gave the Cougars enough points to overcome Pueblo East in the final team standings and clinch the track and field team title for the first time in school history.

As an IB student and multi-sport athlete at Niwot, senior Jack Kenkel didn't choose the path of least resistance in high school, but the Princeton University-bound runner wouldn't have had it any other way.

"Neither felt too challenging because I really enjoyed the IB program, and I obviously love track," he said about his four years as a Cougar. "Honestly, balancing the two was the most challenging part. It wasn't impossible to do, it just took a little b...



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