Sports briefs 4/18
Before her junior year of high school, Murielle Ahoure and her family moved from one small town in Virginia to another. She didn’t know any of her classmates and had no idea how she would fit in.
It was her counselor who first advised Ahoure to go out for track and even took her to meet the coach.
“I tried it and thought, ‘wow, I could go to school for this.’ I’ve been running ever since,” she said.