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May 16, 2013
When the most talented high school track and field athletes compete in the 4A state championships Saturday in Greensboro, Triangle-area schools will be represented well.
Green Hope High School hosted the 4A Mideast Regional on May 11, which was full of dominant performances and record-breaking marks that ensure local athletes can compete with the best of North Carolina.
Here are some athletes and events to watch for:
Girls Pole Vault:
Kristen Lee of Wakefield, the top female pole vaulter in North Carolina, recorded a mark of 13 feet, 5 inches in the regional meet to shatter her own state record. If she has some jump left in the tank, there is plenty reason to believe she will win her signature event at the state level.
If not, Rayna Yvars of Green Hope and Anna Eaton of Apex are also making the trip to Greensboro. This means the area sends 3 of the top 5 vaulters in the state to compete for the championship.
Jon Beyle, East…
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