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Teen runner helps carry competitor to finish (updated)

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(photo: West Liberty-Salem's Meghan Vogel finishing the 1600) A feel-good story from the state high-school track meet has elicited praise from around the country for an act of kindness by one competitor to another.

Read the rest of Steve Blackledge's Columbus Dispatch article -


Meghan Vogel, a junior from West Liberty-Salem High School in west-central Ohio, is making headlines across the country for her act of sportsmanship June 2 at the track and field state championships.

Kind runner helps rival go the distance

Meghan Vogel committed a simple act of human kindness during the state high- school track championships at Jesse Owens Stadium. A runner fell in front of her, she picked her up, and she did not think twice about it. Read the rest of
Michael Arace article in the Columbus Dispatch -

More on the OHSAA Track and Field Championships -



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