Munising’s Kelto breaks CMU running record

SAGINAW, Mich. – Central Michigan University senior Abbey Kelto set the school record in the 5,000 meter run Saturday at the SVSU Holiday Classic. Kelto ran the 5,000 meter race in 16:41.27, breaking the previous school record by almost eight seconds.

The former Munising Mustang also ran in the NCAA Cross Country Championships last month, becoming just the second runner at CMU to ever participate in the race. Kelto finished in 84th place at the NCAA Championships, finished the 6K race in 21:06.