Jordan Ellis ended his Nottoway High School track career in a flash Saturday, winning the state championship with a personal record in the boys’ 400 meters.
Ellis ran the event in 50.11 seconds, .65 of a second faster than runner-up Andrew Jones of East Rockingham High. The championships were held Friday and Saturday at Elkton in Rockingham County.
Ellis’ winning time Saturday was nearly a full second faster than his 51.08 at the 2A Regional Championship.
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