Former Belle Fourche track and field standout still breaking records

LARAMIE, WY – After a stellar track and field career at Belle Fourche High School, Shayla Howell is now breaking records at the University of Wyoming.

Howell recently competed at the Don Kirby Invite at the University of New Mexico.

She broke the Wyoming all-time indoor long jump record with a distance of 20-7.25.

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Photo Courtesy of the University of Wyoming

Howell had an impressive high school career.

She placed at the state track meet 21 times and won 12 state titles.

Howell also holds the Class A state records in the long jump, the triple jump and the 100-meter dash.

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