Pinellas Athlete of the Week

Parker Valby

East Lake H.S.

Cross Country/Junior

THIS WEEK’S FEATS:

Valby continued tearing through her competition at the Class 3A Region 3 meet in Punta Gorda. The junior finished with a personal best time of 17:39.9 that made her the region champion.

SEASON STATS:

Valby won the District 3A-10 championship with a time of 18:08. She finished second at districts last year and fourth at regionals.

STATE BOUND:

The Class 3A state meet will run Saturday morning at Apalachee Regional Park in Tallahassee. Valby finished 15th last year with a time of 19:19.11.