MPRD spotlight athletes
Each week, the Moultrie News and the Mount Pleasant Recreation Department will feature local cross country athletes participating in the department.
Ginger Arnold, 8, and Allison Kammer, 8, both run with the Mount Pleasant Track Club.
Question: If you could be anyone for a day, who would you be?
Ginger Arnold: The tallest person in the world, so I can reach things.
Allison Kammer: My mommy.
Q: What is your favorite Mount Pleasant restaurant?
AK: Mustard Seed.
Q: What was the best moment of your athletic career?
GA: Getting second place at the state meet.
AK: When I realized I qualified for Nationals.
Q: What is the best advice you have received from a coach?
GA: Go, go, go, go, go.
AK: Make your move and finish strong.
Q: What do you look forward to most about begin an adult?
GA: Being a coach.
AK: Having my own children.
Q: What do you think are the most difficult and most fun aspects of cross country?
GA: Practice and the meets.
AK: Sprinting is hard, but I don’t mind it. I love traveling to the meets.
Q: What is your favorite movie and T.V. show?
GA: “Mr. Bean” and “Because of Winn-Dixie.”
AK: “Sea of Monster” and “the Olympics.”
Q: If you could have dinner with any three people, who would you choose?
GA: Allison Kammer, Coach Tami and Coach Michael.
AK: Shawn Johnson and my parents.