Folsom man wins four gold medals

By: Staff Report
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George Waxham came home from the Western States Masters International Invitational Sacramento Senior Games last month with a handful of hardware. Waxham, an 82-year-old Folsom resident, won gold medals in the 50-meter dash in 10.34 seconds, the 100-meter dash (22.45), the 200-meter dash (54.64) and the long jump (2.08 meters/6.82 feet). He also took second in the shot put with a throw of 7.06 meters or 23.16 feet. The Sacramento Senior Games were held at Rosemont Stadium on July 18-20.