More than the Score

January 17, 2007

Corey Downing
Indoor Track

What do you like best about your sport? "The combination of team and individual sport in one."

Your greatest accomplishment in your sport? "Being varsity for three years."

Toughest individual opponent you have faced? Matt Shriver

Toughest team you have faced? Clear Spring

Other sports? Cross Country, Outdoor Track

Other activities in school are you involved in? FFA, Student Council

Premeet rituals? "Re-tie my shoes in triple knots."

Besides your parents, the most influential person in your life? Jaime Mason and Tony Clement

Person you'd most like to meet (alive or dead)? Steve Prefontaine


Favorite athlete? Tony Clement

Favorite book? "Without Limits"

Favorite movie? "Flicka"

Favorite song? "Bull Rider" by Toby Keith

Celebrity crush? Eva Mendez

Dream car? 2006 Dodge 3500 dually diesel long bed 4-door 4WD

What I actually drive: 2001 Nissan Pathfinder

Favorite school subject? English Comp

Least favorite school subject? Science

Best place to hang out? "John Reece's."

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