Darin Ladd   Track Class of 1992

Darin was a multi-talented track athlete at HHS. As a junior, Darin placed second in the long jump at the State meet; and as a senior, he placed fifth in the 300 intermediate hurdles (IH) and anchored the 4 by 400 meter relay team to a third place finish. His time of 38.6 seconds in the 300 IH is still the seventh best time in the area. Darin also completed his high school track career by finishing second in the Washington State High School Decathlon Championships.

Darin earned an appointment to the United States Air Force Academy, and after graduating, he went on to earn Master’s and Doctorate degrees. Darin is still serving our country as a Lieutenant Colonel and currently waiting for an overseas deployment.