Foot Locker Cross Country Championships

Ryan Collins           Northeast Regional

National Finish: 17 Time:15:52
Regional Finish: 10 Time:15:34

Hometown: Mansfield, MA
High School: Mansfield High School
Grade: 12
Personal Records
2mi 9:31
3200m 9:27
Hockomock League Champ
2005 & 2006 E.Mass Div II XC Champ 
2006 MA State XC Champ

Hobbies: Snowboarding

Running hero: Bekele
Would like to meet: Lance Armstrong

Caroline Schultz
Overall feelings about the race: My race went well. I was afraid if I went out too fast I would die so I started out slow. I found myself in last place so I was thinking I better move up. During the second mile I started to pick off people here and there and really used the hills to my advantage. I was really able to kick it in at the end and I finished 31st.
Best part of the race:  The best part of my race was the second and third miles when I started to move up and catch some people. I'm usually not as strong during the middle of the race so to have more energy during the middle was awesome.
 

Personal note:  I just want to thank everyone who has supported me and tell them I love them. If it wasn't for people listening to me when I just needed someone to talk to and to always instill confidence in me then I probably wouldn't be where I am today. I especially want to thank everyone that was able to make it to the race today and cheer me on!

 

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