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Rebekah Sass of the St. Mary’s Academy Flames Cross Country team is this week’s Home Run Sports Urban High School athlete of the week. This 5’6” runner was the overall individual champion at the Provincial Cross Country Championships and also led her team to a bronze medal in the “AAAA” team category. Coach Demetro Danyluk states, “Rebekah is a true leader, who makes everyone feel they are a part of a team. She is willing to share her knowledge and expertise with her teammates. She is also an excellent role model for our younger incoming athletes”. In grade 12, she maintains an average of 86%, while also competing in track & field and rugby.