LEXINGTON Several local high school athletes will compete in the KHSAA state track and field championships over the next two days at the University of Kentucky’s Outdoor Track and Field Complex.

Class A performers will begin their competition today at 10 a.m. Schools involved include Bath County, Elliott County, Menifee County, Morgan County, Paintsville, Raceland, Rose Hill and West Carter.

Class 2A participants get going on Friday at 10 a.m. Northeastern Kentucky schools set for those events are Ashland, Boyd County, East Carter, Fleming County, Greenup County, Lawrence County, Rowan County and Russell.