2020-21 Girls Cross Country Runner of the Year: Kaitlyn Obremski
With several high school sports seasons coming to a close, it’s time to reveal the All-Coastal Preps teams. Over the next week, you will get to know more about the players of the year while also seeing who made first and second team in cross country, swimming & diving and volleyball.
The Coastal Preps Girls Cross Country Runner of the Year is sophomore Kaitlyn Obremski from Topsail.
For the second straight season, Kaitlyn Obremski is the Coastal Preps Girls Cross Country Runner of the Year.
Obremski opened the season with a dominant victory at North Brunswick and then reeled off six more wins, including the Mideastern Conference Championship and 3A East Regional.
At the MEC Championship, Obremski led from start-to-finish and crossed the line in 17:41.78. She finished in 18:48.66 at the 3A East Regional in Greenville.
Obremski was third at the 3A State Championship after completing the course at Ivey Redmon Sports Complex in Kernersville in 18:25.54.
Her fastest run of the season came on her home course on December 12, when she finished in 17:37.83.
More about Kaitlyn
Favorite Food(s): Chicken, watermelon and yogurt
Favorite Restaurant(s): Szechuan 132
Favorite Movie(s): The Peanut Butter Falcon
Favorite TV Show(s): Outer Banks
Favorite athlete(s): Shalane Flanagan
Favorite memory from the season: Cross country end of the year banquet
Favorite memory from your career: 2019 Jungle Run finish
Favorite thing about your school or team: We are all like one big family.
Favorite vacation you’ve taken: New York City at Christmas
If you could travel anywhere in the world, where would you go?: The Bahamas
Are you a fan of roller coasters? If so, what is the best roller coaster you’ve ridden?: Yes, I like the the Vortex at Carowinds.
Do you like breakfast, lunch or dinner best?: Breakfast
What is a skill you are bad at that you wish you could master?: Dancing
What app on your phone do you use the most?: YouTube
Which local restaurant has the best hamburgers?: I don’t eat hamburgers.
What toppings do you like on your pizza?: Peppers
What was your favorite TV show as a child?: Barbie
If you could have dinner with any 3 people (dead or alive), who would they be?: My boyfriend, my grandma and my grandpa
How did you pass the time during the COVID-19 lockdown? Running