Kaley Ciluffo, of Bettendorf, Iowa, wins girls’ 800 meters at the 2015 Simplot Games

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Date: February 21, 2015

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Kaley Ciluffo, of Bettendorf, Iowa, wins girls’ 800 meters at the 2015 Simplot Games

Time of 2:09.73 puts her #2 in the U.S. this year

 

Kaley Ciluffo - 2015 Simplot Games

Photo by H. Michael Roberts

Pocatello, Idaho – Kaley Ciluffo, a senior from Bettendorf, Iowa, wins the girls’ 800 meters at the 2015 Simplot Games in Pocatello, Idaho. Her time of 2:09.73 puts her at number two in the U.S. this year.

 

“I felt controlled,” said Ciluffo. “I could have closed harder but I felt that I did good.”

 

Ciluffo will compete for Clemson University in the fall.

 

 

More than 2,000 athletes have come from across the U.S., Canada, Mexico and Australia to participate in the 37th 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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