NAME: Maria Frigo
Coach's Quote -- "Maria has been the face of St. Henry girls' cross country for the past 3 years. Maria is a very talented runner that gives 100% day in and day out." – Tony Hardin, Cross Country Coach
SCHOOL: St. Henry
SPORT(S): Cross Country-Track
GRADUATING YEAR: 2010
GREATEST ACHIEVEMENT: Breaking 18 min. in the 5K
HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 5’2” - 95 lbs.
RESIDENCE: Union, KY
PARENTS: Fred & Candy
BIGGEST INFLUENCE: Family
FUTURE GOAL: Win 2009 state championship
ACCOMPLISHMENTS: This record-setting performer has a formidable running resume in cross country and track. Entering her senior year, Maria already has won 7 Kentucky state championships in individual, relay and team categories. In cross country, Maria along with her running mates have brought home two consecutive Class A state titles. In track, Maria was last year's state champ in the 1,600 run, and has been part of three straight state title 3,200 relay teams. Her cross country honors are numerous, including last year being named NKY Cross Country Runner of the Year and 1st team all-state for the 2nd time, and 1st team all-NKY for the third time. She has also been named 1st team all-NKY three times and 1st team all-state in track and holds regional track records in the 3,200 and 1,600 runs. A good student active in community service, Maria's favorite athlete is runner Bernard Lagat, and her favorite entertainer and most-like-to-meet is Johnny Depp.
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