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Down to her last throw, Stephanie Brown-Trafton comes up with huge effort

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Posted: Friday, August 15, 2008 10:00 pm

Not only is Galt's Stephanie Brown-Trafton advancing to the finals of the 2008 Olympic discus competition, but her mark of 62.77 meters (205 feet, 11 inches) was an exclamation point in Friday's qualification round in Beijing.

Brown-Trafton's toss was the farthest in the field of 37, catapulting the two-time Olympian into the finals for the first time. The finals will take place on Monday at 4 a.m.

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  • posted at 11:57 am on Sat, Aug 16, 2008.

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    This is so great to have Olympic athletes living in our area!GO Stephanie!Why does she have to leave all of her electronic stuff while every time we see Michael Phelps he has his iPod in his ears? Curious George stikes again...

     

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