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Young running off to Mercer

April 21, 2004

Albany- One of the key ingredients to the Westover Lady Patriots success in cross country the past four years is moving on to the next level.

Senior Jamila Young signing a national letter of intent to run cross country with Mercer University Wednesday.

Young, who is also a standout in the mile and two mile runs in track, is a four time region champion  in cross country and also holds the school record with a time of 19:35.

Jamila's best finish in the state cross country meet was sixth place her junior year.

Young's teammate Lakecia Ealey will sign a track scholarship with the University of Florida on Friday.

posted at 6:20pm by roberth@walb.com

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