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Athlete of the Week: Adam Ryer


In this week’s edition of the Athlete of the Week, we turn our attention to a remarkable cross-country runner, Adam Ryer. A sophomore here at Marion Center, Adam’s dedication and passion for the sport have made him a standout among his peers. With a running career that began in the 7th grade, Adam not only follows in the footsteps of his older siblings but also demonstrates the potential for greatness in his own right.

Throughout his cross-country journey, Adam has exhibited an unwavering commitment to the sport. Starting at such a young age, he made a brave decision to pursue running, drawing inspiration from his older siblings who had already paved the way. Adam’s consistent dedication and hard work have paid off, resulting in remarkable progression and an ever-improving performance.

Adam’s presence on the cross-country course is truly awe-inspiring. He consistently pushes his limits, resulting in impressive finishes and personal bests. Adam’s determination, combined with his strong work ethic, has propelled him to achieve outstanding results within a short period. His unwavering spirit makes him an athlete to watch, as he continues to set new goals and surpass expectations.

Adam’s dedication transcends his performance on the cross country course. He actively seeks ways to support and uplift his teammates, dedicating time to building a strong team spirit. Whether it’s encouraging his fellow runners during challenging workouts or providing a listening ear when needed, Adam’s positive presence is felt by everyone around him.

With his passion, talent, and work ethic, Adam possesses boundless potential within the world of cross country. As he continues to develop his skills and gain experience, it is evident that he has the makings of a future star. Coaches and teammates alike recognize his innate ability and eagerly anticipate what the future holds for this impressive sophomore runner.

Adam Ryer, a sophomore cross-country runner, embodies the true spirit of the Athlete of the Week. From his early beginnings in 7th grade to his current standing as a rising star, Adam’s commitment to the sport and the influence of his older siblings have shaped him into an exceptional runner. With his determination, talent, and continued progression, Adam serves as an inspiration to his teammates and peers alike. We eagerly await his future achievements on the cross-country course. Keep running, Adam!

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Mackenzie Thomas, Sports and Feature Editor
“Don’t give up on the person you’re becoming”  I am Mackenzie Thomas, a Senior at Marion Center Area High School. I am currently involved in Advanced Competetive Robotics, Bots IQ Robotics, FIRST Robotics, Future Business Leaders of America(FBLA), Cross Country, and Track and Field.  I am a proud member of the Newspaper staff for the fifth year. My love for journalism is flourishing as I am able to contribute to myself in a positive way. Ultimately, the Newspaper Club is giving me the opportunity to represent the school through writing and exploring events going on amongst the student body, all while contributing to my future career goal in the sports journalism field. 
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