Island Packet: Dewey Takes a Longer Path to Victory

There are times when Emma Dewey's competitive fire pushes to the front, when the numbers and the expectations don't match and frustration bubbles to the surface.

"I just forget there's a reason I'm running slower," said the May River High freshman. "Why am I running these times? Stuff like that. I have to remind myself.

"Sometimes I forget that I was in a car accident."

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