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High School Track & Field

Josh Platt

Athletic Development Coach, Cross country, and Track & Field Coach

Coach Platt has been with Horizon since 2006. He started as a student and was one of the first graduating classes at Horizon. He competed in 4 varsity sports including track, football, basketball, and cross-country. He returned to Horizon to coach and now serves in the role of athletic development coach in addition to teaching PE, health, and athletic training philosophy classes. In this position he works with each athletic program to develop warm-ups, cool-downs, and conditioning for each team. Coach Platt has 10 years of training and coaching experience in track, cross-country, and basketball. In the spring of 2016 he earned his master’s degree in teaching from George Fox University. He is passionate about developing the athletic, academic, and spiritual components of each student-athlete’s life. Our Boys and Girls Track & Field Teams compete in the 3A-SD1 Special District 1 League. 

League Champs


2011 | 2010

Top 8 State Finalists

2010 State Champs
2021 Girls Track - 6th at State Meet
8 Individual State Championships

Academic All-State

2019-GPA 3.75-5th | 2012-GPA 3.74-4th  

2021-GPA 3.59-3rd | 2019-GPA 3.59-4th
2018-GPA 3.69-1st | 2017-GPA 3.60-1st
2016-GPA 3.68-2nd | 2015-GPA 3.48-4th
 2014-GPA 367-1st | 2012-GPA 3.63-2nd
2011-GPA 3.66-2nd | 2009-GPA 3.58-1st