Boys Athlete of the Week: Jack Fox-Salah

Boys Athlete of the Week: Jack Fox-Salah

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Boys Athlete of the Week: Jack Fox-Salah

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Jack Fox-Salah

Jack Fox-Salah

Name: Jack Fox-Salah.

School: Greece Olympia.

Class: Senior.

Age: 18.

Sport: Track and Field.

Events: Discus throw and shot put.

Height/weight: 6-foot-1/215 pounds.

Family: Colleen and David, parents; Kelan,22, brother and Anna, 9, sister.

Last week: Won the discus throw competition (142 feet) during the Section V Class B Championships at The College at Brockport. He also was runner-up in the shot put (49-2), as Olympia won a sectional team title for the fourth consecutive outdoor season, and the last seven track seasons overall.

Fox-Salah advanced to Section V’s state meet qualifier meet, 5 p.m. Friday at Caledonia-Mumford.

Academics: 93 average.

About me: Also won sectional discus title as a junior, which is one of the top highlights of high school career. … “Winning sectionals as a junior and continuing to win as a team. This our seventh overall (indoor and outdoor combined) and I’ve been a part of every one. It’s been fun.” … Also played on Olympia’s football offensive and defensive lines. … Plans to attend Brockport, where he will major in marketing. “I’ll do football and track as well. I’m going to try (both).” … “In 10 years, I want to be opening some kind of business, maybe food. I like cooking a lot, too.”

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