Name: Kendall Seymour
School: Central Cambria
Sport: Cross Country
Athlete of the week achievement: Seymour finished in third with a time of 19:10 at the District 6 Class AA meet on Saturday. Seymour was the highest finisher for the Lady Devils as they won their sixth straight District 6 Class AA title.
Season update: Seymour will be running in her fourth straight PIAA meet.
Coach Randy Wilson's quote: "She has made a huge improvement from last year by cutting down her district time. She is leading our team not only by example but also vocally. She is really primed for a great state meet."
Favorite teacher: Mr. Mazzerella
Favorite subject: Anatomy
Favorite movie: "The Parent Trap"
Favorite food: Popcorn
Favorite song: "Remember the Name" by Fort Minor
Outside interests: singing and playing piano
Favorite professional team: Pittsburgh Steelers
Favorite college team: Pittsburgh
Pro athlete most admired: Runner Kara Goucher
Best athlete I ever played with: Central Cambria's Kelsey Seymour
Best athlete I ever competed against: Forest Hills' Leah Anne Wirfel
Most influential person on my athletic career: Sisters Kelsey and Carly
Proudest athletic achievement: Winning three consecutive state titles
How I got my start in cross country: My coach approached me because my sisters were in cross country and he wanted to see what I could do.
Future goal: I hope to go to college and continue my cross country career.