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MSTCA Invitational

Lowell’s Kaley Richards bursts onto the scene

The two-time middle school running champion lagged behind five others in one of her first major high school races.

Even though Kaley Richards could jog faster than the competition through seventh and eighth grade, she finally appeared overmatched for most of the 1,000-meter run Saturday at the Massachusetts State Track Coaches Association Invitational at Reggie Lewis Center.

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