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Mary Cain has made the scene

16-year-old junior from Bronxville, N.Y., turning heads on national stage

Updated: March 1, 2013, 3:49 PM ET
By Jessica Sebor | Womensrunning.com

Stadium lights shined down on the shoulders of dozens of Olympians at the 106th Millrose Games, but the world-class indoor track meet featured a new star. Her name echoes off the lips of 4,500 fans crowded into The Armory in New York City.

Mary Cain.

The teenage phenomenon from Bronxville, N.Y., took the track two Saturdays ago at 8:40 p.m., poised to race against athletes nearly twice her age. Moments before the Women's Wanamaker Mile was to kick off, the high school junior ...

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