Knoxville Catholic High School senior state cross country champion Jake Renfree was named to Team USA Track & Field and competed in the Junior Co-Ed Relay in central Scotland on Jan. 12, earning a silver medal.
On Jan.19, Jake was invited to run in the Virginia Showcase at Liberty University in Lynchburg with an opportunity to qualify for the prestigious Millrose Games in New York. Jake had to win the 1-mile race with a sub-4:15 time. He came from behind down the homestretch to win with a time of 4:13.70.
The 112th Millrose Games are set for Saturday, Feb. 9, in New York City.