The Times Girls Track and Field Athlete of the Year: Seneca’s versatile Brooklyn Giertz a force at state

Irish speedster brought home 4 state medals

“If I get to the end of an event and I can still stand, I know I could have pushed myself harder. I ask myself, ‘Could I have pushed myself harder or did I give my all?’ If I can say yes, I can live with whatever happens.”

—  Brooklyn Giertz, The Times 2021 Girls Track and Field Athlete of the Year