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8:01 pm
Thu August 2, 2012

Ohio Olympian longshot for medal, sure bet as role model

Among the US Olympic athletes is an Ohioan most experts had expected to be a major competitor in the '2016' games - but who shocked the weightlifting community by lifting 319 pounds to qualify for London - and who has an outside chance at bringing home another Buckeye medal.... From member station WCPN, Rick Jackson reports that Holley Mangold is already somewhat known here... for her past feats, her outgoing persona - and for becoming the most unlikely of role models.    

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