Puget Sound Best

Northwest Prep Sports

Meet King Combest, a track prodigy and son of one of Kentucky's all-time greats

Former Kentucky high school track star Casey Combest was once among the fastest men in the world. His 60-meter run time in 1999 still stands as the state record. He won back-to-back 100-meter Class 3A state championships for Owensboro in 1997 and 1998.
Throughout the commonwealth, Combest was the one everyone chased. But it wasn’t other sprinters who eventually ran him down