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A runner above the rest: WWU’s Kevin McDermott sets his own pace

Athlete has become one of the best long-distance runners in WWU history

Western Washington University's Kevin McDermott starts out in the front of the large crowd of runners.
Western Washington University's Kevin McDermott starts ahead of the pack Sept. 23, 2023, during the Bill Roe Classic cross country meet at Lake Padden. The junior took his first trip to the national meet this past indoor season after becoming the second man in GNAC indoor history to win gold medals in the mile, 3,000-meter and 5,000-meter runs. (Andy Bronson/Cascadia Daily News)
By Mathew Callaghan Sports Intern
When COVID-19 swept across the world in 2020, Western Washington University distance runner Kevin Mc
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