Peoria High’s Moreno leaps to prominence in track

Panthers long jump state title flows into preparation for 100th year of football

Posted 7/9/21

Of all the local athletes that suddenly leapt to track gold in the spring, none got a later start in the sport than Isaac Moreno.

The Peoria High junior was still a novice as a long jumper and was just learning how to triple jump — weeks after his rivals’ seasons began.

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