Track stars of tomorrow hone their skills today
On weekday afternoons, about 62 Lincoln Middle School students can be seen on the track field, running, hurtling, jumping.
Their faces exert concentration and sweat. They are all trying to meet personal and team goals. Some are striving to break years-standing school records, while others are making hard-fought efforts to break personal records of their own. The middle school students today are the high school track athletes of tomorrow.
"If their techniques are good coming our of middle school, they don't have to start at the beginning when they get to high school," track coach Wally Can...