RISE National Athletes of the Week
Jacob Swearingen, a boys cross country runner from Potosi High (Mo.) who lost his house in a fire but in the past two weeks still put together his finest races of the season, and Alyssa Andrews, a girls cross country runner from Gig Harbor High of Gig Harbor, Wash., have been named the latest ESPN RISE National Boys and Girls Athletes of the Week for the 2008-09 school year.
On Nov. 8, the day he won the Missouri state 3A title, with the best time of any class, Swearingen and his ...
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