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Staples’ Henry Wynne Cements Status As League Legend

March 14, 2013

By Tom Renner, Westport Daily Voice

WESTPORT, Conn. – Until this year, former Westhill High School runner Kevin King had been the gold standard in Fairfield County Interscholastic Athletic Conference distance running. But after this winter, the new king of the 52-year-old league is Staples High senior Henry Wynne.

Wynne won two gold medals last weekend at the New Balance Indoor Nationals. He won the Mile and anchored the distance medley relay with a brilliant come-from-behind leg. He finishes his indoor career with five individual league records in every distance from the 800 to the Mile. He is also on four relays that hold Staples school records.

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Tags: new balance indoor nationals (8) , kevin king (2) , henry wynne (15)

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