20160817 - Jager Watch at Jacobs (HRB) - nwherald


H. Rick Bamman - hbamman@shawmedia.com
Evan Jager appeares on the NBC-TV broadcast of the 2016 Wednesday, Aug. 17 2016 as Jacobs High School students and faculty fill the gym to watch the 3,000-meter steeplechase. Jager, 27, is a 2007 graduate of Jacobs High School took the silver medal in the 3,000-meter steeplechase in 8:04.28 at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Jager became the first American to earn a medal in the steeplechase since 1984.