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Hayes, Woodard headed to USATF Nationals
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Rising juniors Sara Hayes and Marcquel Woodard of Gainesville High competed in the USATF Junior Olympic Track and Field Regional Championships last weekend in Newport News, Va.

Hayes brought home a silver medal, finishing second in the heptathalon, and Woodard finished third in the 800 meter with a personal record of 1 minute, 57.02 seconds.

Both students will compete in the national championships July 23-29 in Baltimore, Md.

There will be a fish fry fundraiser from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday on Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard in Gainesville to support Woodard.

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