Pelham Athletes Commit to Play College Sports

Peyton Rees

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Pelham Athletes Commit to Play College Sports

Senior Peyton Rees is throwing herself into Emory University next year.

Senior Peyton Rees is throwing herself into Emory University next year.

Photo by Stephan Akichy

Senior Peyton Rees is throwing herself into Emory University next year.

Photo by Stephan Akichy

Photo by Stephan Akichy

Senior Peyton Rees is throwing herself into Emory University next year.

Chris Hartigan, Sophomore, Staff Reporter

Senior Peyton Rees committed to Emory University for track and field. Emory is a Division III school located in Atlanta, Georgia. Rees’ event in track is shot put, a field event. She is a very driven track athlete, competing in both winter and spring track.

“”I knew I wanted to go south because I’m not a huge fan of the cold, but I wanted a private, smaller school. Emory fit all my criteria and they were interested in me as an athlete. After touring the school I knew it was where I wanted to go,” Rees said.