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May 16, 2013

Mustang coach leads several contenders to state discus, shot put

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With six throwers competing in Des Moines, odds are good that the Mustangs can add to their 16 state field events championships either Thursday or Friday at the state track meet. Huggins, honored recently for his work in the classroom as a teacher in the Davis County Middle School with the Community First Credit Union 'Making a Difference' award, has certianly earned the trust of all of those athletes that will be trying to earn those state championships.

"I have a lot of trust in him that he knows what he's talking about," Birchmier said. "When some people may say something, I hear what they're saying. When Mr. Huggins says it, I know I can trust him."

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