POCATELLO, Idaho – The Weber State University men’s and women’s track teams continue to show mid-season improvement during their third weekend of competition.
The bulk of the Wildcat squads took the short trip north to participate in the Snake River Open, hosted by Idaho State at Holt Arena.
Annie Watts won the high jump at five feet, 4 1/4, while Abbi Brecht was second on a judges decision of the same height, and Garazi Larrakoetxea was fourth. Larrakoetxea also reached 35 feet, 6 3/4 inches in the triple jump.
Senior Justin Herbert won the weight throw at 59 feet, 10 inches, while teammate Nathan Dunivan threw a season-best 55 feet, five inches. Dunivan also threw a season-best 52 feet, four inches in the shot put.
Brendan Shelley finished second in the pole vault at 14 feet 11 inches.
While the main squad was in Pocatello, two Wildcat distance runners headed to the Pacific Northwest to participate in the Washington Invitational.
Weber State will be back in action next weekend when the Wildcats head to Bozeman, Mont., to take part in the Montana State Invitational.