In the final state qualifying track meet of the season the Paonia girls scored 141 points to win the 11-team Cedaredge Bruin Invitational.
Brooke Hillman won the 800m in a season-best time of 2:27.83. It was the seventh meet win in the 800 for Hillman, a senior who will make her fourth state appearance in the event this week.
Senior Mckenna Palmer won the triple jump with a mark of 34 feet, 8.75 inches, and the long jump with a mark of 15-8.25. Palmer, who set the current meet record of 35-2.75 in 2016, is ranked first heading into this week's state track meet. Palmer placed third in state in triple jump as a sophomore and won silver as a junior.
Palmer, who will also compete in state in the long jump and 100-meter hurdles, won bronze in the 100 hurdles at Cedaredge with a time of 17.92.
In the 300 hurdles, senior state qualifier Randi Rapke won bronze with a time of 50.92.
Distance runner Katya Schwieterman set a state-qualifying time of 13:19.16 to win the 3200-meter run.
In high jump, sophomore Sadie Miller set a personal record of 4-10 to win silver and qualify for state competition. State qualifier Lyla Hayutin-Baril won bronze with a jump of 4-8. Natalie Reich-Rogers placed fifth with a jump of 4-8.
Alexandra Eaton won the 100-meter dash in 13.83, and Kassidy Rapke took silver with a time of 14.20; Emily Miller placed sixth (14.61).
State qualifier Sabrina Leighton placed fourth in shot put with a throw of 35 feet, one-half inch.
State qualifier Poppy Lightfoot won bronze in the triple jump with a mark of 32-2.75, Lyla Hayutin-Baril placed fifth (30-11) and McKenna Johnson placed sixth (30-8.75). Freshman Tawny Roberts placed fifth in the 800m run (2:31.94). The 400m relay team won silver in 52.33 seconds, and the 800m medley relay team won silver in 1:59.64.
In the men's competition, senior Cyrus Malek-Madani had a career-best throw of 138-8 to win silver.
Malek-Madani also placed sixth in shot put with a throw of 41-3.5. He will compete in both events at this week's state meet in Lakewood.
Harley Ewert won bronze in the 800m with a time of 2:07.24; Ethan Bartlett won silver in the 3200m run in 10:57.30 and won bronze in the 1600m run with a time of 4:54.40.
Kyle Long had a season-best performance in high jump, winning bronze with a jump of 5 feet, 8 inches.