Franklin High School: Student Spotlight
River Thompson, Junior
December 5, 2018

About the student…..

Q: If you could change one thing about your cross country season what would it be?

A: I’d make it last longer. I love long distance and my team.

Q: Tell me about your goal for this track season?

A: For our 4×8 to win and for my mile time to be 6:30.

Q: How long have you been running?

A: Two years.

Q: Do you prefer track or cross country?

A: Cross Country.

Q: Tell me about the biggest difference moving from Florida to here?

A: It’s really cold here and there’s no beaches. There’s only one option for high school here. In my town in Florida, there were four to choose from.

Q: What do you miss most about florida?

A: My best friend Finnegan. We FaceTime every Saturday. 

Q: Tell me about the hardest thing for you doing sports and having all honors classes?

A: Honestly, it isn’t very hard. I just time manage so that everything gets done.

Q: Where do you see yourself in ten years?

A: In college, getting my masters degree.

Q: What are your hopes for the future?

A:I want to be president, but that’s really hard to make happen, so any job that makes a lasting impact on the world.

Q: If you could change anything about yourself what would it be?

A: I get mad pretty easily, so I’d want less of a temper and more patience.

Q: If you become president what would be the first thing you did?

A: I would make sure DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) is enacted and enforced permanently.

Q: What do you think your best quality is and why?

A: I’m really motivated and if I want something done, I get it done.

Q: Describe your dog Max in 3 words.


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