Meet one of our finalists for the 96.1 BBB and Penn Station East Coast Subs Athlete of the Year – Anton Idhammar!
He is in the running for a $1,000 scholarship courtesy of Penn Station East Coast Subs.
Anton participates in Cross County and Track & Field at Cary High School! When he’s not playing sports he’s apart of the National Honor Society, and the French Honor Society. He plans to attend University of Pennsylvania majoring in Engineering and participating in running after high school!
What is your Greatest Achievement?
Gatorade XC Player of the Year
How has participating in high school athletics benefited you?
I have become a better person because of running. I have learned life lessons and personal characteristics such as dedication and perseverance that I will hold on to for the rest of my life.
What made you decide to play the sport for which you were named the Penn Station Athlete of the Season?
I originally started running for endurance for other sports I was playing at the time, but I fell in love with running and it became my favorite sport replacing all other sports.
Quote from Athletic Director:
Anton has been a fantastic student athlete at Cary the past 4 years. He has excelled both in the classroom and on the track.