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