Rounsifer excels in two-sport role | hometownlife.com | the Observer & Eccentric Newspapers, Mirror Newspapers and Hometown Weeklies If you’ve crossed paths with Northville High School senior Sarah Rounsifer this spring and you sensed a heightened degree of urgency in her pace, there’s a reason. You tend to walk faster when you have to be in two places at one […]

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Flint-area 800-meter state track and field qualifiers are a ‘different breed’ – Flint, Michigan Sports News – The Flint Journal – MLive.com GENESEE COUNTY, Michigan — It seems simple enough: Two laps around the track, then the race is over. • Flint-area state qualifiers It doesn’t take the blazing speed of the 100 meters or the endurance of the 3,200. […]

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Maple Valley’s Burd edges familiar foes Maple Valley’s Burd edges familiar foes Senior runs past Eastern duo in 400-meter run Joe Rexrode • jrexrode@lsj.com • May 28, 2009 • From Lansing State Journal The showdown finally came – a lot later and a lot soggier than originally planned, but neither condition hindered its intensity. Advertisement The boys 400-meter run at […]

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Pole vault mark falls | lansingstatejournal.com | Lansing State Journal Fowlerville’s Babits breaks record to highlight Honor Roll Track Meet Geoff Kimmerly • gkimmerly@lsj.com • May 28, 2009 • From Lansing State Journal Pole vault might have been the last event anyone expected much from at the 35th Greater Lansing Honor Roll Track Meet. But thanks to some sidewalk chalk, […]

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Delton hurdlers Williams, Searles have high expectations heading into state track finals – MLive.com John Schultz | Kalamazoo Gazette, May 28, 2009 2:32 a.m. DELTON – In her last shot at qualifying for the Division 3 state track and field meet, Delton junior Katie Searles drew on a familiar source of motivation. After falling in a wet lane at regionals […]

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Ionia Sentinel-Standard – Sports IONIA – Last season the Ionia girls 3200-meter Relay team finished 11th in the state meet with a time of 9:59.33. This season, with three runners back from last season, the quartet is hoping for more. Sophomores Jessi Hartman, Alison Bauer and Amanda Brewer will be making their second-straight trip to the Division 2 state finals, […]

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High school track: Area leaders, May 28 – MLive.com High school track: Area leaders, May 28 The Grand Rapids Press, May 28, 2009 10:15 a.m.

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Costanzo: Changes are needed for annual meet | thetimesherald.com | The Times Herald Costanzo: Changes are needed for annual meet May 28, 2009 The past two years I have covered the O’Connor Realty Meet of Champions, and both times I’ve had a handful of people tell me of the downfall of the meet, or at least pine for its old […]

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Allegan News Online Hamilton boys’ track places second at MITCA state meet By Walt Kaechele Senior correspondent Wednesday, May 27, 2009 3:38 PM EDT JENISON—The Hamilton boys’ track and field team placed second in Division II at the Michigan Track Coach’s Association track meet Saturday, May 23. The track meet features the top 13 track teams in the state and […]

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Track: Area athletes shine in event | thetimesherald.com | The Times Herald MARYSVILLE — After Bri Woycehoski finished the 800-meter run Thursday in what she thought could be a Harbor Beach school-record time, she nearly ran another 400 meters on the infield at Walt Braun Viking Stadium. The running was worth it. Woycehoski won the race in 2 minutes, 22.89 […]

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