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By Pierre Bibbs
Sports Editor 

Saco's Malmend leaps to first in high jump at Glasgow Invitational


Pierre Bibbs

Alana Malmend makes the high jump look easy as she clears 5'0" at the Glasgow Invitational last Saturday.

The Saco Panthers kicked off their season at the Glasgow invitational, though they only had three athletes competing.

Alana Malmend competed for the girls. Chris Depuydt and Chandler Pippin for the boys.

Malmend's 14 points were enough to put the school in tenth place.

Though many fans of the Saco-Hinsdale Wildfire have seen her leaping ability, Malmend surprised many people that day, finishing first in the high jump after registering a leap of 5-0.

The best part about the jump was even though she has only been to one track meet her freshman year, the now sophomore called her mark.

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