NAME: Robbie Scharold
SCHOOL: Campbell County
SPORT(S): Track-Cross Country
GRADUATING YEAR: 2010
GREATEST ACHIEVEMENT: Cross country team 3rd at
state championships freshman year
HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 6’-172 lbs.
RESIDENCE: Alexandria, KY
PARENTS: Greg & Donna
BIGGEST INFLUENCE: “My parents”
FUTURE GOAL: Qualify for 2012 & 2016 Olympics
ACCOMPLISHMENTS: Senior track star Robbie Scharold is the reigning regional champ in the 400, 800 and 1,600 track events, and is the defending Kentucky Class AAA state champ in the 800 (NKY record time 1:54.54); he was also 3rd at state in the 1,600 run and named the Enquirer’s NKY Track Athlete of the Year. When Robbie ran a 1:52.43 800 at the World Youth Trials, he recorded the second fastest time in Kentucky high school history. In cross country, Robbie was NKAC champ as a junior and this year was the regional champ (NKY record 1:59.13) and finished 6th at the Kentucky state championships. He was named 1st team all-NKY and 1st team all-region in cross country; A good student active in community service, Robbie will run next year at the University of Kentucky. His favorite athlete is Drew Brees, favorite entertainer is Adam Sandler, favorite movie is Happy Gilmore and most-like-to-meet is Bernard Lagat.
COACH’S QUOTE – “Robbie is a dedicated athlete who is a true student of the sport. He sets strong goals and works hard to achieve those goals, both individually and as a team member.” – Toni McKee, Track Coach
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