Preston Wilkins - Freshman
Preston is a first year high school cross country runner and letterman.
Son of Nicholas Wilkins and Kimberly Vicary.
2020 Personal Best Time 19:43
2020 Urbana Meet Flight #9 Meet Champion
|As a freshman, Preston joined us with experience from his cross country running at the junior high. He quickly fit in with the team. He won the respect of the upperclassman with his work ethic and personality. He opened up his first high school race at the Charleston Invitational. He ran a 22:47. Preston had a major breakthrough at the Urbana meet. He cut off an amazing 3 minutes and 4 seconds to run a 19:43. He earned a spot on our team's most improved over a career award by cutting off over 3 minutes. This is quite a feat that very few runners ever accomplish. Preston ran away from the field in his flight. He was the Urbana meet flight #9 meet champion. He showed us all at this meet that he is an exceptional runner that can beat upperclassmen. Preston ran a 20:46 at conference. Preston and his teammates won the open race at the conference meet. Preston earned his first varsity letter his freshman year in cross country.|