“Even though I am a junior I still feel like I’m learning about running. This season has gone very well so far. My expectations changed a little with the injury, but I want to do as well as I can the rest of the way.”
Lafond has confidence she will excel with the pressure on.
“She has a real determination,” said her coach. “She is at her best in he big races. She is a great kid and a very dedicated, talented runner.”
David Willis is a sportswriter/videographer for The Andover Townsman.