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Brit Lang sets record at Day 1 of outdoor track and field county championships

Brit Lang sets record at Day 1 of outdoor track and field county championships

Oakland Mills' Brit Lang grew up idolizing some of the county's best runners, including Mt. Hebron alumna Liz McCarter. So fittingly, in Lang’s final county championship meet, she cemented her place among the leagues all-time bests Monday at Long Reach High School, breaking McCarter’s record set nine years ago in the 3,200-meter race.

“It’s great. You know, this whole county running program has just been a big part of my life,” Lang said after crossing with a record time of 10 minutes and 43.99 seconds. “Like when I was a younger kid I even knew the girl who had the record. I used to see her and idolize her when I was younger, and watching...

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