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2019 All-Metro girls outdoor track and field Performer of the Year: Juliette Whittaker, Mount de Sales

2019 All-Metro girls outdoor track and field Performer of the Year: Juliette Whittaker, Mount de Sales

Juliette Whittaker made quite a debut on the outdoor track scene this spring.

She grew into one of the top middle-distance runners in the state as a freshman and played a big role in Mount de Sales winning the Interscholastic Athletic Association of Maryland A Conference championship.

Whittaker won the 800-meter run at the IAAM title meet in a time of 2 minutes, 10.16 seconds, which broke the meet record set by Jessica Harris, who formerly ran for the Sailors.

Also at the IAAM meet, Whittaker won the 1,600 in 5:11.74. According to Gene Williams, the Mount de Sales co-coach with Steve Weber, her time of 2:07.96 in the 800 this season was (as of the last week in May) the...

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