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Track: Dillon Chasing State Record For Har-Ber

Posted: April 21, 2014 at 5 a.m.

STAFF PHOTO MICHAEL WOODS Amanda Dillon crosses the finish line after setting a meet record while winning the 400-meter run at the Fayetteville Bulldogs Relays. Dillon won in a time of 55.55 seconds.
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STAFF PHOTO MICHAEL WOODS Amanda Dillon crosses the finish line after setting a meet record while winning the 400-meter run at the Fayetteville Bulldogs Relays. Dillon won in a time of 55.55 seconds.

It's not often when an athlete breaks a record that's stood for 30 years, but that's what Amanda Dillon recently accomplished.

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Amanda Dillon

SCHOOL: Springdale Har-Ber

CLASS: Junior

EVENTS: 100, 200, 400, 800

HEIGHT: 5-6

NOTABLE: Won the 400-meter run in the Kansas Jayhawks Relays after placing fifth in the event last year. … Set a meet and Class 7A record while winning the 400 at the Bulldogs Relays in Fayetteville. … Transferred to Har-Ber as a sophomore from Providence Academy in Rogers. … Moved to Arkansas from Florida when she was 13 years old.

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