Ledell, attending Clemson this fall, won the championship boys triple jump with a winning mark of 50 feet, six inches, a season state best and personal best. Ledell's previous best was 49 feet, 8.5 inches.
Jalen Seals of Texas was second (50 feet, four inches). Ledell's win puts him in the top three in state database triple jump rankings and a current number four ranking in the nation.
Ledell finished seventh in the event last season.