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June 16, 2013

Mike Morrone: ‘Comfortable and at home in both places’

FAIRMONT — Mike Morrone is just as comfortable out shopping with his two girls — Kelsey, 17, and Gentry, 13 — as he is attending their sporting events.

And he is just fine with that.

“I don’t have boys to judge it by, but I wouldn’t trade my girls for boys,” he said. “My oldest one plays sports at Fairmont Senior and the younger one is in eighth grade (at West Fairmont Middle) and she sings and plays lacrosse. I’m happy with both of them.”

And as a single dad, Morrone has to juggle his job as head operations manager at Sole’s Electric Co. with raising his daughters.

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