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Hereford High's Mike Nash is North County News Male Athlete of the Year

Hereford High's Mike Nash is North County News Male Athlete of the Year

Mike Nash couldn’t have scripted a more perfect ending to his prep career in track and field.

Nash won Baltimore County, regional and state championships in shot put and discus.

The 6-foot-2, 295-pound Nash also had a major impact on the offensive and defensive line for the Hereford football team and earned the selection as the North County News Male Athlete of the Year for the second year in a row.

“He’s the best thrower we’ve had in the county in a long time,” Hereford track and field coach Brad Duvall said.

At the Penn Relays in late April, Nash tossed the longest shot put of his career.

His throw of 60-feet, 4.75 inches placed him sixth out of 22...

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