2009 - 2010 GATORADE
NATIONAL GIRLS TRACK & FIELD
PLAYER OF THE YEAR
ASHTON
PURVIS
SPR
SAINT ELIZABETH HS
OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA
SENIOR
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Athletic Excellence


The 5-foot-8-inch senior sprinter won the 100-meter dash with a time of 11.17 seconds and the 200-meter dash in 22.90 at the California Interscholastic Federation state championship meet this spring, leading the Mustangs to a fifth-place finish. Her 200-m

Academic Achievement


Over her high school career, Purvis has maintained a B average in the classroom.

Exemplary Character


A member of her school's Black Student Union as well as the Drama Club, Purvis has donated more than 100 hours of community service throughout her prep career, volunteering as a K-8 tutor, on behalf of the Rainbow Recreation Center enrichment programs, an