National Finish: 13 Time:18:11 Regional Finish: 1 Time:17:31
Hometown: Harvard, MA High School: The Bromfield School Grade: 12
FLCC Nationals 2007 11th place
Nike Outdoor 2-mile 2nd
Gatorade MA XC & Track R.O.Y. 2007-08
Hobbies: Writing, Kayaking, Reading, Being with family and friends
Running hero: Lynn Jennings, Ari Lambie, Suzy Favor Running goal: Run a mile in every state
Overall feelings about the race: I didn't run my best race today, but overall, it was a great experience. I went out with the front pack, but ended up dropping off and placing thirteenth.
Best part of the race:
I couldn't say what the best part of my race was, since I wasn't feeling great throughout the entire thing. The second half was a good opportunity to practice staying mentally strong even though I wasn't running my best.
The FLCC Experience:  Meeting so many great people and getting to run in such an exciting race are experiences that I will remember for the rest of my life. Thank you Footlocker!
Thank you to my family for all your support and encouragement, and thank you to my team for making the last few years of running so much fun.