2019 - 2020 NEVADA
BOYS CROSS COUNTRY
PLAYER OF THE YEAR
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA
1ST - 16:33
CLASS 3A STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
SOUTHERN REGION CHAMPIONSHIP
“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.”
Head Coach - Valley coach
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.
Franklin has maintained a 3.13 GPA in the classroom. He remains undecided upon a collegiate destination.
Franklin has volunteered locally on behalf of the Three Square food bank and his school’s Best Buddies program.