Last year, Cathedral City native Trinity Barnett was the fastest 13-year-old in the country, this year, the talented teen has qualified herself for a trip to the National Junior Olympics!
Clocking in at 12.48 seconds in the 100M and winning at least 27 medals in her three-year career, Barnett is definitely making a name for herself in track and field.
“What got me into running was my coach,” the young rising star said in an interview with KMIR.com, “when my brother first started, they asked me to join them. When I first started it was tough. I had to first figure out what races I liked to do. I like the 100 and 200 because both of them are sprints and I love sprints.”
We have no doubt that this talented athlete with sail past the competition. To help Barnett get to the USATF National Junior Olympics and compete, click here.