YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – Former Canfield track star and current Virginia Tech freshman Nick Plant won the ACC Championship in the 800m run on Saturday.

Plant finished at 1:47.41, topping Wake Forest sophomore Rynard Swanpoel who finished with a time of 1:47.53.

Plant’s time is the 10th fastest in the country in the event.

The former Cardinal won back-to-back state championships as a junior and senior and set the Division I state record and a state meet record in 2022.

The previous Ohio record stood since 2001.

Plant advances to the NCAA Track and Field Championships in June.