(Iron County) Arcadia Valley cross country runner Emma Detmer is our Applebee’s of Farmington Athlete of the Week. The sophomore captured the Class 2 District 1 championship in the 5K last Saturday. Detmer said it was said it was a pretty standard week leading up to the race.
Up next for Detmer is the Class 2 State Championships this Saturday in Columbia. Detmer competed at State last year and finished 26th but the top 25 earn all-state honors. Detmer was less than a second away from all-state recognition as a freshman.
Detmer tells us how she found out she would be going back to State and what this week of training has been like.
The sophomore will race in the Class 2 state championships Saturday at noon in Columbia. As Athlete of the Week, Detmer receives a t-shirt, a certificate and a coupon for free entree at Applebee’s in Farmington.
Interview With Emma Detmer: