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Simplot Games’ Saturday finals produce many top finishers out of Idaho

For Immediate Release Date: February 15, 2020 Contact: Taylor Meeks (208) 840-1426 E-mail: media@simplotgames.com   Simplot Games’ Saturday finals produce many top finishers out of Idaho   Pocatello, Idaho – The elite competition of the 2020 Simplot Games propelled Idaho athletes to first place medals and other top finishes throughout the exciting Saturday finals inside […]

Idaho Athletes Post Impressive Finishes to Advance to the 2020 Simplot Games Finals

For Immediate Release Date: February 14, 2020 Contact: Taylor Meeks (208) 840-1426 E-mail: media@simplotgames.com   Idaho Athletes Post Impressive Finishes to Advance to the 2020 Simplot Games Finals    Pocatello, Idaho – More than 70 Idaho athletes outlasted fierce competition inside Holt Arena throughout a day and a half of preliminaries to advance to the […]

Two meet records fall as fierce competition abounds at Simplot Games finals

For Immediate Release Date: February 15, 2020 Contact: Jason Bohne (702) 285-8075 E-mail: media@simplotgames.com  Two meet records fall as fierce competition abounds at Simplot Games finals Girls 3200 meters and pole vault headline full slate of competitive track and field Pocatello, Idaho—After two days of qualifying and positioning, Simplot Games crowned more than 30 champions on […]

Utah Athletes Place in Finals at 2020 Simplot Games

For Immediate Release Date: February 15, 2020 Contact: Tori Parks, 208-991-7987 E-mail: media@simplotgames.com     Utah Athletes Place in Finals at 2020 Simplot Games Pocatello, Idaho – Utah athletes dominated at the 2020 Simplot Games, with more than 70 Utah athletes winning medals after three days of fierce competition. Several Utah athletes shined at Simplot […]

Utah Athletes Qualify at 2020 Simplot Games

For Immediate Release Date: February 14, 2020 Contact: Tori Parks, 208-991-7987 E-mail: media@simplotgames.com   Utah Athletes Qualify at 2020 Simplot Games   Pocatello, Idaho – Utah athletes brought their game faces to the 2020 Simplot Games. After two days of intense competition, Utah athletes look to medal in multiple events. Many Utah athletes have excelled […]

Meet Record Broken and Two Champions Crowned at 2020 Simplot Games

For Immediate Release Date: February 13, 2020 Contact: Tori Parks, parktor3@isu.edu E-mail: media@simplotgames.com     Meet Record Broken and Two Champions Crowned at 2020 Simplot Games Sydney Thorvaldson breaks 3200 meter mark Trey Knight and Cheyenne Figueroa win weight throws Pocatello, Idaho – During a night of preliminary races on the Holt Arena track, no one […]

The Unseen Spirit of Simplot Games

February 10, 2020 Pocatello, Idaho – For over three decades, Kent Tingey has been involved in Simplot Games. Though attendees may not recognize Tingey, he has made invaluable contributions to the success of Simplot Games that led to him being named the recipient of the 2020 Spirit of the Games award. The Spirit of the […]

Simplot Games 2020 – No Limits

Pocatello, Idaho – For 42 years, Simplot Games has been a place where athletes from across the country and around the world excel. Excitement fills Idaho State University’s Holt Arena as athletes compete over a three-day period. Races are run. Records are set. And friendships are made. This year is no exception. The 42nd Simplot […]

Breakfast with Fosbury and Friends welcomes Paralympic Silver Medalist John Register

By Taylor Meeks, ISU Student For Immediate Release Date: February 10, 2020   Military retiree, two-time TEDx speaker, and Paralympic silver medalist John Register is the 2020 keynote speaker for Breakfast with Fosbury and Friends. Each year, an Olympian is asked to share insight about the challenges and obstacles within their own unique journey to the […]

Roland Tolbert is the 2020 Simplot Games Coach of the Year

For Immediate Release Date: February 10, 2020 By Taylor Meeks, ISU Student Since the first Simplot Games was held in 1979, it has become a tradition to continuously invite elite athletes to the nation’s premier high school indoor track and field meet. As the popular saying goes, “behind every great athlete is a great coach,” so […]

Idaho Athletes Represent and Dominate at Simplot Games Finals

For Immediate Release Date: February 16, 2019 Contact: Taylor Meeks (208) 840-1426 E-mail: media@simplotgames.com   Idaho Athletes Represent and Dominate at Simplot Games Finals   Pocatello, Idaho– At the close of the 2019 Simplot Games, many Idaho athletes were awarded medals for their outstanding performances on Saturday. The tough competition pushed many to set PR’s […]

For Immediate Release Date: February 16, 2019 Contact: Tori Parks, 208-991-7987 E-mail: media@simplotgames.com     Utah Athletes Place in Finals at 2019 Simplot Games   Pocatello, Idaho – Utah athletes brought their game to the 2019 Simplot Games. After three days of intense competition, Utah athletes took home multiple medals. Many Utah athletes excelled at […]

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