Dylan Faulkner at USATF Region 4 Championships (Contributed Photo)
Local Dylan Faulkner competed recently at the USATF Region 4 Championships in Rock Hill, S.C. at Winthrop University.
At the meet, which featured competitiors from Georgia, Florida and South Carolina, Faulkner won two gold medals and two silver medals. He had previously won all four of his events in Georgia to advance.
Faulkner won the triathlon, which includes the Shot Put, High Jump and 400 meters. He had 828 total points in the event to take the top spot.
He also took gold in the High Jump with a 4-5.5. He came in second in Mini Javelin with a 90-foot throw, ande also finished second in the Shot Put with a throw of 30-2.
Faulkner now advances to Nationals in Humble, Texas July 21-27.