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D6 Athlete of the Week - Carsyn Petersen



Student Name: Carsyn PetersenCarsyn Petersen

School: Northridge High School

Grade Level: Freshman

Sport(s): Cross Country, Basketball, Soccer

Stat(s): Cross Country - 7th at Conference, All Conference First Team, 4th at Regionals, State Qualifier



What are some of your most memorable athletic accomplishments?

Making it to state as a freshman has been an amazing experience. I started cross country last year, and wasn't sure I would do it again. I am grateful I gave it a try this year. 


What are your goals for this upcoming season?

Next year in cross country, I would like to run under 20 minutes, and finish in the top 20 at State as move down to 3A. 


What is one lesson you have learned from playing high school sports?

High school sports so far has really made me realize you are more than just a teammate but also part of a family.  


What are your career or college plans after you graduate high school? 

Leaning towards becoming an orthodontist. College plans are undecided as to where. 


What is on your Pre-Race Music Playlist?

Just about anything. 


What is your go-to Pre-Race food?

Dutch Bros. Picture Perfect


Last show you binge-watched on Netflix?

Vampire Diaries