For Immediate Release
Date: February 21, 2015
Contact: Melissa Lee (702) 461-2975
YMCA Team Idaho ‘C’ wins All-Idaho girls’ 4×200 relay at 2015 Simplot Games
Pocatello, Idaho – YMCA Team Idaho ‘C’, from Boise, wins the all-Idaho girls’ 4×200 relay at the 2015 Simplot Games in Pocatello with a time of 1:47.36.
Ally Miran, junior, Koblie Sims, senior, Jordan Morris, senior, and Olivia Elwer, sophomore, began practicing as a team 10 minutes before the race.
“The win feels good,” said Morris. “We were alternates for the team, and we were able to pull it together.”
Miran ran the first leg, then Sims, Morris, and lastly Elwer. Elwer said running the last leg was nerve racking, but the team gave her a good lead.
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