Spring Fling: How a St. George’s standout got back on track

By , Daily Memphian Updated: May 27, 2021 11:18 AM CT | Published: May 25, 2021 3:55 PM CT
<strong>Allison Newman is competing in both the 800 and 1,600,&nbsp;as she attempts to add to the cross-country state title she won as a junior in 2019.</strong> (Courtesy Deonna Newman)

Allison Newman is competing in both the 800 and 1,600, as she attempts to add to the cross-country state title she won as a junior in 2019. (Courtesy Deonna Newman)

The senior overcame physical issues, mental doubts to reach state meet.

Get in the game

Your weekly recap of the scores and plays in high school and prep sports.

Manage Your Email Subscriptions

Topics

TSSAA Spring Fling High School Track and Field St. George's Independent School Allison Newman
John Varlas

John Varlas

John Varlas is a lifelong Memphian who has covered high school sports in various capacities for over 20 years.


Comments

Reading comments and joining the conversation are some of the many benefits of subscribing. Join the conversation by clicking the View Comments button below. Not a subscriber? Click here. 

Our commenting policy can be viewed here

Get in the game

Your weekly recap of the scores and plays in high school and prep sports.

Manage Your Email Subscriptions