Blake Goodin, of Princeton captured gold in the 1500-meter run at the Region 8 AAU Sectional meet at Missouri Southern University in Joplin on July 1.
In the process, Goodin broke the Region 8 meet record in the event with his time of 4:43. The old record had stood at 4:50.
Goodin, 13 years old, also placed third in the 800-meter run with a time of 2:17.
The finishes qualified