CASSIE GANNIS DESERT VISTA -- AUTO RACING
Gannis may someday have a future racing on
tracks such as Daytona, Bristol and Talladega.
The Desert Vista senior was one of 26 young drivers
selected to participate in NASCAR's Drive for
Diversity campaign, which emphasizes female
and minority drivers in order to get them into
the sport. Gannis, who has raced in the Super
Late Model Series, has been racing cars
since she was 10 years old.