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Martin signs with Arkansas State Track and Field

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - A young man who has been running since he was seven years-old signed on Friday to continue his running career at the collegiate level.


Sean Martin inked his letter of intent to run track for the Arkansas State University Track and Field team. Martin is a senior at Valley View High School and has been running for the Blazers his entire high school career.


Martin told Region 8 Sports that he has made a life out of running, "I've been doing 5K's with my Mom, Dad and family," Martin said, "I've been running."


He said his best event is the 800 meter and he also enjoys running in the 4 x 4 Relay with his teammates.


Martin is the second Region 8 student-athlete in as many weeks to sign to run with the Red Wolves. Nettleton's Kyandra Chandler signed with A-State Track as well. 


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