For Immediate Release
Date: February 16, 2019
Contact: Melissa Lee (702) 461-2975
Angus Wood from Victoria, Australia, Wins the Boys’ Triple Jump at the 2019 Simplot Games
Pocatello, Idaho – Angus Wood, a senior Victoria, Australia, won the boys’ triple jump at the 2019 Simplot Games with a mark of 46’5.75”.
This is the second time Wood has come from Australia to compete at Simplot Games.
“This is an amazing experience,” he said. “We don’t have anything like this in Australia.”
More than 2,200 athletes will come from across the U.S., Canada, Australia, and New Zealand to participate in the 41st annual Simplot Games. Simplot Games remains the nation’s premier high school indoor track and field event. Sponsored by the J.R. Simplot Company since 1979, the Simplot Games are held at Idaho State University’s Holt Arena in Pocatello, Idaho.
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