2019 - 2020 NEVADA
BOYS CROSS COUNTRY
PLAYER OF THE YEAR
CHRISTIAN
FRANKLIN
DISTANCE RUNNER
VALLEY HS
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA
SENIOR
HEIGHT: 6-FOOT-3
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HIGHLIGHTED STATS
1ST - 16:33
CLASS 3A STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
1ST
SOUTHERN REGION CHAMPIONSHIP
1ST
FALCON INVITATIONAL
“Last year, Christian was challenged at every race he ran, but this season he had to challenge himself because many times, he didn’t have anyone pressing him. His positive attitude, commitment and team focus are characteristics that really rubbed off on his teammates.”
Sergio Segura
Head Coach - Valley coach

Athletic Excellence


The 6-foot-3, 165-pound senior raced to his second consecutive Class 3A individual state championship this past season with a time of 16:33. Franklin also broke the tape at the Southern Region championships, the Larry Burgess Las Vegas Invitational, the Falcon Invitational and the Lake Mead Invitational in 2019.

Academic Achievement


Franklin has maintained a 3.13 GPA in the classroom. He remains undecided upon a collegiate destination.

Exemplary Character


Franklin has volunteered locally on behalf of the Three Square food bank and his school’s Best Buddies program.