Young Antoine shines in eight-gold haul

Little Athlete competitor Antoine Vargiolu broke state records on his way to eight gold medals.
Little Athlete competitor Antoine Vargiolu broke state records on his way to eight gold medals.

Vargiolu topped off an outstanding season when he won eight gold medals in the under-12 age group.

He broke a State record in the 100m sprint that dated back to 1973 and captured the 60m hurdles, also in record time.

He also won golds in the long jump, triple jump, high jump, discus, 400m and 200m,

Later this year, Vargiolu will compete overseas at an international junior event. He is looking forward to nationals in the new season, where he will compete in sprints and hurdles.