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By Lillian Palmer
Staff Writer 

Middle school records shattered


Star photo by Lillian Palmer

Middle school student Shelby McFadden competes in the long jump during the Lincoln Middle School track competition Thursday.

Two long-standing middle school track records were broken Thursday during the Green River Middle School Invite.

Lincoln Middle School seventh grader Jade Arnell broke the girls 1,600 meter record by four seconds Thursday, when she finished with a time of 5:55. The previous record was held by Dawn Ash, which was set in 1987.

Thursday's record-braking meet culminated when Lincoln eighth grader Carly Kettering broke the long standing eighth-grade girls 400 meters record, which was previously set by Cheryl Harmon in 1994.

Kettering broke Harmon's record of 63.44 seconds, finishing in 63.16 seco...

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