Emily Covert of Minneapolis Washburn set a state record in the girls’ 3,200-meter race Friday at the Class 2A track and field state meet with a time of 10:06.19.
The previous record of 10:06.98 was set by Bria Wetsch of Holy Family in 2006.
Covert, a junior, set the record on the first day of the two-day meet at Hamline University in St. Paul.
Senior Khalid Hussein of Wayzata won the boys' Class 2A 3,200-meter run.
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