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Jacob McCleary (Perham Track and Field)

By Craig Olson, 06/22/21, 2:15PM CDT


Junior Jacob McCleary of the Perham Boys' Track and Field team is the Olson Oil Company Athlete of the Week.

McCleary won the Class A 800 meter run championship at the State Track and Field Meet at St. Michael-Albertville High School last week with a time of 1:56.92.  He also was runner-up in the 1600 meter run (4:16.38) and was a member of the seventh place 4x400 meter relay team (3:34.65) along with Gabe Thompson, Elijah Morris and Gareth Covington.

McCleary helped lead the Yellowjackets to third place in the team standings with a team score of 35 points, 7 behind champion Morris Area/Chokio-Alberta.