Flashes News · Quarles Wins Two State Titles and Mental Attitude Award

On Friday, May 31, Malachi Quarles became the first individual state champion since 2012 for Franklin Central. Malachi won the 110m high hurdles in :13.91 and the 300m hurdles in :38.10. Following the conclusion of the meet, Malachi was also recognized as the winner of the Robert S. Hinshaw Mental Attitude Award in Boys Track and Field. Malachi will be attending Georgetown University in the fall to study Government and African-American Studies and continue his track career. Congratulations, Malachi!


Malachi Quarles – 110 and 300 Hurdles State Champion


Quarles after a grueling 300 Hurdles race


(Left to Right) – Indiana Farm Bureau representative, Nancy Quarles (mother), Malachi Quarles, Ricky Quarles (father)