Kurt Kraemer   Track Class of 1998

Kurt finished his impressive career at HHS with five State Championship titles. In his junior year, Kurt won the State high jump and triple jump titles. In his senior year, Kurt won all three jumping titles at the State Track Meet: high jump, triple jump and long jump. No other boy or girl student-athlete has ever accomplished that in the history of the State Track Meet. His HHS records still stand which are the triple jump at 48’3”, long jump at 23’4”, and high jump at 7’0” which is still the area’s best mark. He also excelled at Basketball for the Falcons. Kurt went on to compete at Eastern Washington University (EWU) in all three jumps, setting school records in the triple jump of 53’5” and long jump of 25’3”. He was an All-American Track athlete at EWU.