Newcomer to cross country Helena Janku sprints to success on girls’ varsity team

Grace Bouton

The bang of the gun, the cloud of dirt and the herd of runners with various colors of uniforms pulling for position are all elements of a high school cross country race. This experience was recently brand-new to freshman Helena Janku, who did not experience this until her first cross-country meet just a month ago. Since then, she has become accustomed to the nuances of cross-country racing.

Sprinting to success freshman Helena Janku bolsters girls varsity cross-country