In an athlete’s journey, the love for a particular sport has to start at some point. Whether it be younger or older, that fire and passion has to originate to compete at the highest levels. 

The Team Crossover Track Club, which is in its first season, looks to lay the foundation for future track stars, and it begins with those who are between 8-16 years-old, according to head coach Paul “PD” Napier. 

Napier said any student from Appomattox or around the area can join the club, as long as they are in the said age group. 

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