Rasean Bledsoe, Salisbury High School
This week’s Athlete of the Week is Rasean Bledsoe, Salisbury. He won the state championship in the triple jump during last week’s 2A track meet at N.C. A&T.
Bledsoe, a senior, won with a leap of 46 feet, 4 inches. It was a personal best jump. Bledsoe finished fourth in the indoor state track meet earlier this year, and he was the county champion in the triple jump.