The Devils' Advocate

For McFerren, running is about doing well and having fun

Back to Article
Back to Article

For McFerren, running is about doing well and having fun

Marina Mazziotto, Reporter

Hang on for a minute...we're trying to find some more stories you might like.


Email This Story






Sophomore Sabrina McFerren runs in every season: cross-country in the fall, winter track, and again the spring. So what motivates her to keep going?

 

Q: What got you into running?

A: I have always loved running ever since I was little, and I love being apart of this team.

 

Q: What do you say to yourself to get yourself mentally prepared for a race?

A: To get myself mentally prepared I usually try to remind myself that I am running for a reason and I just need to go out and have fun.

 

Q: What goes through your mind during a race?

A: When I’m running I try to focus on the race and moving up in places.

 

Q: What makes you push while you’re running?

A: The competition and my team pushes me to do better while I’m running.

 

Q: How do you feel after you run a good race? A bad one?

A: I feel amazing after I run a good race, I’m so happy and excited. When I run a bad race I try not to let it get to me and focus on my next race.

 

Q: Do you ever feel like there is too much pressure on you since you’re one of the top runners?

A: Yes, I always feel like there is pressure on me to do my best in all of my races.

 

Q: How has your running career been overall?

A: I think my running career has been very successful so far, but I am always looking to improve.

 

Q: Do you like running more as a team like in a relay race, or alone?

A: I like running in a relay race more because you can share the accomplish with everyone that you ran with.

 

Q: What is your favorite thing to run? The 400, 800, 1200, 1600, 3200, or 5K?

A: I love running the 3200 in track.

 

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
Navigate Left
  • For McFerren, running is about doing well and having fun

    Features

    Military by the #’s

  • For McFerren, running is about doing well and having fun

    Features

    No Shave November: What even is it?

  • Features

    Is It Too Early To Be In The Christmas Spirit?

  • For McFerren, running is about doing well and having fun

    Features

    What are you thankful for?

  • For McFerren, running is about doing well and having fun

    Features

    What superlative would you win?

  • For McFerren, running is about doing well and having fun

    Features

    Hammonton needs more healthy fast food options

  • For McFerren, running is about doing well and having fun

    Features

    Spirit Week 2018: Class Tshirt Day

  • For McFerren, running is about doing well and having fun

    Features

    Spirit Week and Homecoming Vlog

  • For McFerren, running is about doing well and having fun

    Features

    What’s your most memorable Halloween costume?

  • For McFerren, running is about doing well and having fun

    Features

    What would you do with the Powerball money?

Navigate Right
The student news site of Hammonton High School.
For McFerren, running is about doing well and having fun