No. 26 • Turner Washington

Canyon del Oro's Turner Washington throws the discus during practice at the school on Tuesday, April 5, 2016. The defending Division ll state champion already surpassed 200 feet twice this season and is closing in on the state record. Photo by Ron Medvescek / Arizona Daily Star

Ron Medvescek / Arizona Daily Star

There’s little doubt the UA freshman-to-be is the top discus thrower in state history. He won the state title in 2015 and again this year, reaching 218-feet 7-inches, breaking his own state record. He won the state championship by more than 34 feet. 

Sports columnist for the Arizona Daily Star.