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Cross Country Champion

Submitted by tara.pina on Fri, 10/25/2019 - 14:47
Article written by student: Amanda Felix

  Districts meet, on your mark, get set, go! Emily Sumsion sprints off into the lead of the pack determined to help pull her team to a first-place finish.

     Emily Sumsion is a runner for Springville Junior High school. In the summer, Emily would run 6-8 miles every day with most days doing a hard workout. During the cross country season at Springville Jr. High school, she runs about 3-4 miles with about 2 workouts a week. In preparation for the next meet not only does she work hard during the week, right before the race she goes for a warm-up run and gets pumped for the race that is about to begin. Emily said, “I like cross country because I can do something fun with my friends.”

       Emily Sumsion is an amazing long-distance runner who works hard during the week in preparation for the meets on Fridays. She loves cross country and being with friends on the team.