For Immediate Release
Date: February 21, 2015
Contact: Melissa Lee (702) 461-2975
Montana athletes win medals at 2015 Simplot Games finals
Pocatello, Idaho – Montana athletes gathered in Pocatello, Idaho, this weekend to compete in the 37th annual Simplot Games. Athletes from across the U.S., along with Canada, Mexico, and Australia also competed for medals. Chase Smith, a senior from Helena, led Montana athletes with his first place win in the boys’ pole vault with a vault of 15’4”.
Top athletes who medaled from Montana include:
A full list of Montana athletes who won medals is listed below.
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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Girls’ 3200 Meters
Girls’ 1600 Meters
Boys’ 1600 Meters
Girls’ 800 Meters
Girls’ 4×200 Meter Relay
Boys’ Sprint Medley
Girls’ Pole Vault
Boys’ Pole Vault
Boys’ Shot Put