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Lauryn Williams

Windham High Grad Tries Another Track To Olympics

Windham High Grad Tries Another Track To Olympics

Kristen Hurley might be an Olympian someday, but she wasn't a superstar in track at Windham High. She was one of those kids the coaches could always count on to place, usually in many events.

"She was always the second or third person," Windham girls track coach James Thompson said. "She never got to go to the all-state dinner, but she would accumulate the points. She was good for 20-22 points. She was a balanced, diverse athlete."

Hurley, a 2010 Windham High graduate, holds six school records in various track and field events and finished fourth in the state heptathlon competition her senior year. She also ran cross country for two years and played...