WYOMING ATHLETES REACH THE PODIUM IN FINALS FOR SIMPLOT GAMES

Pocatello, Idaho – Thunder Basin High School from Gillette won the boys’ 4×200-meter relay on the final day of the 44th Simplot Games.

Adding to Thunder Basin’s finish, Taliah Morris from Cheyenne secured second place in the girls’ long jump, followed by Valerie Jirak from Afton who finished fourth.

A full list of Wyoming Top six finishers is listed at the end of the release.

More than 2,000 athletes from across the U.S., Canada, and Australia are participating in the 44th 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 ICCU Dome in Pocatello, Idaho.

For more information on Simplot Games, please visit our website at www.simplotgames.com. You may also contact the Simplot Games Media Team at media@simplotgames.com.

Boys’ 400-meter 

ATHLETE NAMELOCATION
Ekstrom, BradleyGillette

Boys’ Freshman 1600-meter Dash

ATHLETE NAMELOCATION
Charest, RyderSheridan
Luna, AdmaSheridan
Hartsky, FlintLaramie 

Boys’ 4×800-meter Relay

TEAM NAMELOCATION
Cheyenne East Indoor TrackCheyenne

Boys’ 4×400-meter Relay

TEAM NAMELOCATION
Broncs Track ClubSheridan
Thunder Basin High SchoolGillette
Evanston Red Devils Evanston 

Boys’ 4×200-meter Relay

TEAM NAMELOCATION
Thunder Basin High SchoolGillette
Broncos Track ClubSheridan

Boys’ 1600-sprint Medley

ATHLETE NAMELOCATION
Broncs Track ClubSheridan

Boys’ 60-meter Dash

ATHLETE NAMELOCATION
Gibson, Adam Gillette

Boys’ Shot Put

ATHLETE NAMELOCATION
Jordan, QuadeRawlines

Boys’ Pole Vault

ATHLETE NAMELOCATION
Hoff, KavinCasper
Blazovich, MaddixRock Springs

Boys’ High Jump

ATHLETE NAMELOCATION
Lee, KaidenCasper

Boys’ Long Jump

ATHLETE NAMELOCATION
Melchior, SamCheyenne

Boys’ Triple Jump

ATHLETE NAMELOCATION
Lee, Kaiden Casper

Girls’ 800-meter 

ATHLETE NAMELOCATION
Nelson, AdaCody

Girls’ Freshman 1600-meter 

ATHLETE NAMELOCATION
Giraldo, KieranLaramie 
Rose, Sofia Cheyenne 

Girls’ 4×200-meter Relay

TEAM NAMELOCATION
Kelly WalshCasper

Girls’’ 4×800-meter Relay

TEAM NAMELOCATION
Cheyenne East Indoor TrackCheyenne

Girls’’ 1600-sprint Medley

ATHLETE NAMELOCATION
Natrona Fillies Casper 
Evanston Red Devils ‘A’Evanston

Girls’’ 3200-meter Run

ATHLETE NAMELOCATION
Madsen, MaggieCheyenne 

Girls’’ High Jump

ATHLETE NAMELOCATION
Rogge, AshleyGillette

Girls’ Shot Put

ATHLETE NAMELOCATION
Becker, TeaganCasper
Boche, HarperTorrington

Girls’ Long Jump

ATHLETE NAMELOCATION
Morris, TaliahCheyenne
Jirak, ValerieAfton 

Girls’ 60-meter Hurdles

ATHLETE NAMELOCATION
Antonino, JayleeMountain View