A new meet takes place on the Wyoming High School indoor track schedule this weekend.

Schools were originally scheduled to send representative athletes to the Simplot Games in Pocatello, ID. That event was recently canceled for the second consecutive year due to a spike in Covid cases within Idaho.

That left the Cowboy State talent devoid of competition.

Enter a new event on the schedule. It’s an elite meet in Casper on Friday hosted by Cheyenne Central. Only two athletes per school are eligible to compete in an event unless they meet a certain, minimum qualifying standard.

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Here is the schedule, which is subject to change.

Friday, Feb. 18:

Wyoming Invitational (hosted by Cheyenne Central HS) from the Natrona County HS MAC: Field & Track Events start at 11 a.m.

Teams Attending: Big Horn, Buffalo, Burns/Pine Bluffs, Campbell County, Cheyenne Central, Cheyenne East, Cheyenne South, Cody, Douglas, Glenrock, Green River, Kelly Walsh, Laramie, Mountain View, Natrona County, Rawlins, Riverton, Rock Springs, Sheridan, Star Valley, Thunder Basin, Tongue River, Torrington, Western Heritage Lutheran Academy

The Sheridan boys and Campbell County girls won the team titles. No athlete won more than one individual event in this elite meet.

Casper Indoor Track Meet #2 Feb 12, 2022

Casper Indoor Track Meet #2 Feb 12, 2022