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Ringgold track senior sets record, advances to finals

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RINGGOLD. (WRCB)- Ringgold High School senior Joey Nielsen finished in the top 8 for Class AAA on Saturday to earn a spot in the Georgia High School Boys State Track 800 meter finals.

He broke the school's ten-year-old record with a time of 2:00.750.

Nielsen is the only athlete to advance to the 800 meter finals from Region 6.

He plans to attend Carson-Newman in the fall and participate in the school's track and field program.


 

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