BREAKING NEWS: Cain sets American high school and junior record at Prefontaine Classic
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Racing against some of the top runners in the world, Mary Cain established an American high school and junior record in the 800-meters at the Prefontaine Classic Saturday in Eugene, Ore. Cain placed fifth in a time of 1:59.51.
Cain, who turned 17 years old in May, becomes the first American junior athlete to run under two minutes in the 800m. The time betters Kim Gallagher’s American junior record of 2:00.07 that she set in 1982.