DoubleRBar wrote:Ok, dj and dukehjsteve know this one. Here are some more hints for someone else to get it. You know his last name has four letters, but did you know that the first word in his event also has four letters?
That's not much of a clue. You've already told us that he "cleared" a certain barrier, which I think reduces the possibilities to the high jump and the pole vault.
I do know who thet athlete is. But I've no idea who William Wyatt is. Google points me to, among others, the executed murderer of a 3-year old boy. I don't know how many letters the name of his school had.