Player of the Week: Jared Schrader

By Wayne E. Rivet
Staff Writer

Jared Schrader accepts all challenges during indoor varsity track with “enthusiasm and remains upbeat at all times,” according to his Fryeburg Academy Coaches Kevin McDonald and Bob Collins.

“He has a high energy level, which transfers to his teammates,” the coaches added.

In recognition of his strong work ethic, determination, commitment and good sportsmanship, Jared is this week’s Raider Boosters Club “Player of the Week.” Each week, a Fryeburg Academy athlete is recognized for his/her dedication (does more than what is asked), work ethic, coachability and academic good standing. Recipients receive a specially-designed t-shirt, sponsored by the Raider Boosters Club.

The Schrader File

Athlete: Jared Schrader

Year in School: Freshman

Hometown: Denmark

Parents: Mark and Julia Schrader

School groups/Sports: Interact, Ekelektic, soccer, track, lacrosse

Q. Why did you choose indoor track? I chose it because I wanted to stay active during the winter, and basketball was not in the picture.

Q. What do you hope to accomplish this season? I hope to accomplish a sub five-minute mile.

Q. What do you enjoy the most? I enjoy the rush that comes with running and the great sportsmanship of all the teams.

Q. What do you like the least? The exhaustion and soreness that comes after a long hard run.

Q. What makes you successful? I work hard and am determined to win.

Q. What would your dream moment be? To cream my older brother Jake in the 400 meter dash!

Q. What has sports taught you? They have taught me to be a team player while at the same time working individually.

Q. What do you like most about your team? They are all supportive and fun to be around!

Q. Who has inspired you? Coach Collins because he has taught me strategies that have helped me to become a better, faster runner. Also, Coach McDonald for constantly figuring out ways to help my aches and pains after running.

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