Athlete of the Week - August Aamodt, Sr., McCool Junction

August Aamodt, a senior at McCool Junction and foreign exchange student from Norway, placed in all four events and was a big part of the Mustangs’ runner-up performance at the Meridian Invite last Wednesday in Friend. In cold and rainy conditions, Aamondt accounted for 23 points himself as he won the 800-meter run with a time of 2 minutes, 15.69 seconds and the high jump with a clear of 5 feet, 4 inches. Aamodt was also a member of the Mustangs’ 4x400 relay that was second (3:50.1). Aamodt’s teammates on that relay included Tyler Neville, Dallas Briney and Dana Hobbs. Aamodt picked up three team points in the 400 (55.99) as well.