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Former Badger makes U.S. Olympic track team

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Former University of Wisconsin runner Matt Tegenkamp has made the Olympic track team.

He placed second in the 5,000 meter final Monday night at the U.S. Trials in Eugene Ore.

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Ex-Badger Chris Solinsky placed fourth - one spot short of making it to Beijing. Solinsky led the race with about 1,000 meters left, but eventual winner Bernard Lagat passed him with about 200 meters to go.

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