The National High School Track and Field Hall of Fame will induct their inaugural class on March 8, 2018 at the New York Athletic Club in New York City. Among the 30 inductees will be 8 individuals that hailed from California. You can check out all the inductees as well as their accolades at nationalhighschooltrackandfieldhof.org.
The 8 Californias being inducted are:
Lee Barnes-Hollywood HS Pole Vaulter
Frank Wykoff-"Glendale Greyhound"
Cornelius Johnson-LA HS high Jumper/1936 gold medalist
Eddie Morris-"Huntington Beach Bullit"
Bob Mathias-2-time Olympic gold medalist decathlete (Tulare HS)
Mary Decker-Legendary distance runner (Orange HS)
Allyson Felix-9-time Olympic medalist (6 gold) LA Baptist HS
Don Norford-Long Beach Poly coach