Shrine Bowl Run interview: Mikie Harris of Riverside


Name: Mikie Harris
Hobbies: Hiking, enoing, tennis, Young Life
Academic interest: sports exercise
Personal bests: 5K- 18:57, 800- 2:22, 1600- 5:20

What does it mean to be named to the Shrine Bowl Run team and helping the hospital?
I'm so ecstatic to be a part of such a great program and getting to help the hospital! 

What did you hear about the Shrine Bowl Run before this year?
Before this year, I heard the Shrine Bowl Run was a big honor for senior runners.

What do you hope to experience during the event?
I hope to experience the joy of running with great seniors and helping the hospital.

How are you preparing to run with a football?
I've just been doing my same training.

How would you rate your senior season?
10 out of 10.

What future goals do you have?
 
I plan to major in sports exercise.

Have you made the decision to compete at the next level? Please explain. 
I am deciding in the spring, I may run at College of Charleston or attend Clemson.

How did you get involved with the sport and when?
I began track in seventh grade after tons of friends and family telling me I would be good at it.

How have you seen the sport change in the state? Please explain.
Yes, it has definitely grown each year. 

What was your motivation for your final XC season?
My motivation was to do my best for my senior year and to do everything for God.

If there is one thing in the world you could do, what would it be and why?
Go to Australia, because it's so cool!


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