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Anna Rassman

Age: 16
School: Montgomery-Blair High School
Position: Center/Midfield

In Her Own Words

Her Story

On the soccer field, Anna is frequently the player calling out directions. Off the field, she likes to paint and read. Mitch Albom's "The Five People You Meet In Heaven" is a favorite. "The more you grow up, the more you understand what is suffering," she says.

June 26: "I hope I don't come back feeling hopeless. I hope I stay active in it."

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