aTHLETE OF THE MOnTH, nOVEMBER 2019

Photo of Clarissa Sladek

CLARISSA SLADEK

School

Medway High School

HOMETOWN

Arva, Ontario

Conference

WOSSAA

Sport

Cross Country

Key Facts

A former TVRAA and WOSSAA Champion Clarissa worked through the adversity this Cross Country season as she recovered from an injury.  Running with an injury all season she had strong results at WOSSAA and OFSAA in snowy Sudbury. This was Clarissa’s third time competing at the OFSAA level for Cross Country.  She has also competed at OFSAA twice during the Track & Field season running the 3000m and 1500m races.

Bio

Clarissa has a passion for running and personifies leading by example on the Medway H.S. Cross Country Team.  She is committed to training, nutrition and recovery while exemplifying the ideals of what it takes to be a student-athlete.  Clarissa applies the same high standards to her work in the classroom and maintains an elite course average. She has a world view and sense of community and has participated in a mission trip to Honduras.  Clarissa is an active member of the Swimming and Track and Field Teams as well.