NAME: Maryn Lowry
SCHOOL: Walnut Hills
SPORT(S): Track-Cross Country
GRADUATING YEAR: 2013
GREATEST ACHIEVEMENT: Personal best 800 run at New Balance Outdoor Nationals
HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 5'7"-130 lbs.
RESIDENCE: Paddock Hills
PARENTS: John & Cathi
BIGGEST INFLUENCE: Bill Valenzano
FUTURE GOAL: Run professionally
4-year varsity runner, Maryn is the school's first athlete to compete for a state championship in 3 sports — outdoor track, indoor track and cross country. As a track performer, last season she was the conference champion in 4 events — the 800 and 1,600 runs, plus the 4x400 and 4x800 relays. She was also the district champ in the 800 for four straight years.
This past summer, Maryn competed in the New Balance Outdoor National Track Meet in Greensboro, North Carolina and finished 4th nationally in the 800 in the Emerging Elite division.
In cross country, Maryn is a school record-holder (18:43), is the reigning conference champion and was named the ECC cross country Runner of the Year. She holds numerous other school running records as well.
Active in community service, Maryn will run next season at Iowa State University. Her favorite athlete is Phoebe Wright, favorite entertainer is Modest Mouse and most-like-to-meet is Mo Farrah.
COACH'S QUOTE – "Maryn has always been an athlete that leads by example — both on the track competitively and in practices with her work ethic."
— Amanda Robinson, Track Coach
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