Discus thrower Jarred Rome stretches during practice July 14, 2004, at the U.S. Olympic track and field trials in Sacramento, Calif. (AP Photo/Rusty Kennedy)

Discus thrower Jarred Rome stretches during practice July 14, 2004, at the U.S. Olympic track and field trials in Sacramento, Calif. (AP Photo/Rusty Kennedy)

Gallery: Discus thrower Jarred Rome in competition, trials

The two-time Olympic from Marysville athlete had a long career representing the USA. He died at 42.

Jarred Rome, a two-time U.S. Olympic athlete who grew up in Marysville and competed for Boise State University, died this weekend.

He was 42.

We take a look at some of his finest moments as a world-caliber discus thrower.

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