Grizzly’s Willems runs away with title | Track and field
Last updated 6/7/2019 at Noon
The wait was worth it.
Two years after getting disqualified in the finals and a year and a half after suffering an ACL injury that caused him to miss his sophomore season, Glacier Peak’s Ethan Willems finally tasted victory at the 4A state boys track and field championships.
Willems ran just .05 seconds off his career best time to capture the 400-meter title Saturday, May 25, Mount Tahoma High School.
The Glacier Peak junior standout finished in 47.89 seconds in less than ideal wet conditions. Willems clocked in at personal record time of 47.84 in a preliminary heat on Friday, May 25....