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Emma Edwards, ALAH, during the Faces of Fall photo shoot at the News-Gazette on Saturday, August 21, 2021.

EMMA EDWARDS

ALAH girls’ cross-country

➜ Her favorite athlete is ... Layton Hall.

➜ Her favorite team is ... the ALAH Knights.

➜ If she could attend any one sporting event in person, it would be ... an Olympic marathon.

➜ Her favorite sport besides cross-country is ... track and field.

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Claire Huffman, St. Joseph-Ogden, Faces of Fall photo shoot at the News-Gazette on Saturday, August 21, 2021.

CLAIRE HUFFMAN

St. Joseph-Ogden girls’ tennis

➜ Her favorite athlete is ... Harrison Bader.

➜ Her favorite team is ... the St. Louis Cardinals.

➜ If she could attend any one sporting event in person, it would be ... a Tampa Bay Buccaneers game.

➜ Her favorite sport besides tennis is ... softball.

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Gianna Kreps St. Thomas More, Faces of Fall photo shoot at the News-Gazette on Saturday, August 21, 2021.

GIANNA KREPS

St. Thomas More girls’ cross-country

➜ Her favorite athlete is ... Colleen Quigley.

➜ Her favorite team is ... the St. Louis Cardinals.

➜ If she could attend any one sporting event in person, it would be ... Olympic track and field trials

➜ Her favorite sport besides cross-country is ... basketball.

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Allison Thompson, Danville , during the Faces of Fall photo shoot at the News-Gazette on Saturday, August 21, 2021.

ALLISON THOMPSON

Danville girls’ cross-country

➜ Her favorite athlete is ... Allyson Felix.

➜ Her favorite team is ... the Chicago Cubs.

➜ If she could attend any one sporting event in person, it would be ... Olympic gymnastics.

➜ Her favorite sport besides cross-country is ... gymnastics.

College/Prep Sports Reporter

Colin Likas covers Illinois football and high school sports at The News-Gazette. His email is clikas@news-gazette.com, and you can follow him on Twitter (@clikasNG).

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