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ETSU Track and Field to honor Mark Brown on Saturday
Friday, January 26, 2007
For Immediate Release
Contact: Kevin Brown (423) 439-5612
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 26, 2007) - The East Tennessee State track and field team will honor one of its great stars Mark Brown as they retire his singlet Saturday afternoon during the Niswonger Invitational. The ceremony is scheduled to being at 1:45 p.m. inside
Before arriving on campus at ETSU Brown all ready made a name for himself in the
He broke six track and field records, and holds the school record in the two-mile event. He also ran a leg in the school record setting distance medley relay team, which was set in 1976. Brown was named to the 1975 All-Ohio Valley Conference cross country team, and won the 1976 OVC Indoor One Mile Championship as well as the 1976 Distance Medley Relay Championship.
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