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South Umpqua’s Lily Allen receives a pass during the second half against Coquille in Tri City on Thursday.

Canyonville Christian Academy sophomore

Sport: Track & field.

Events: 100 meters, 200, 400.

Age: 15.

GPA: 3.5.

Interest/Hobbies: soccer, playing piano.

Favorite Athlete: Former U.S. track & field athlete Florence Griffith-Joyner for her dedication and courage.

Performance: Won the 100 with a personal best 13.44, 200 in PR 28.74 and 400 at the Bonanza Invitational. She also won the 200 and 400 at the Maynard Mai Invitational and finished second in the 100 at the Glide meet.

Quotable: “I’m happy about my PRs, but I think I can do better. I hope to go to state for the 200 and possibly the 100 and do well in district in the 400, but my focus is the 200 and 100.” About her team, “It’s encouraging, everybody is really nice and we’re like a big family.”

Sports reporter Sanne Godfrey can be reached at 541-957-4203 or via email at sgodfrey@nrtoday.com. Follow her on Twitter @sannegodfrey

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