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Hard work helps England

October 30, 2012
The Altoona Mirror

Name: Bryce England

School: Williamsburg

Age: 16

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Grade: Junior

Sport: Cross country

Athlete of the week achievement: England won the District 6 Class A championship on Saturday with a time of 16:51.

Season update: England set a new personal best time at the Inter-County Conference meet on Oct. 17. His time of 16:45 also set a new Williamsburg school record.

Coach Kristin England's quote: "I am very proud of Bryce for his accomplishments. He has worked very hard. [For states] he just plans to get a better time than last year."

Favorite teacher: Mrs. Varney

Favorite subject: Chemistry

Favorite movie: No preference

Favorite food: Pizza

Favorite song: Anything by Black Eyed Peas

Outside interests: Reading and hanging out with friends

Favorite professional team: Pittsburgh Steelers

Favorite college team: Penn State

Pro athlete most admired: Ben Roethlisberger

Best athlete I ever played with: Jen Adams

Best athlete I ever competed against: Central's Andrew Brumbaugh

Most influential person on my athletic career: Ray Brooks and my mom

Proudest athletic achievement: Winning the District 6 championship

How I got my start in cross country: Ray Brooks signed me up for it

Future goal: I want to be a doctor

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