Archive - May 21, 2011
PAWTUCKET â Katie Libby considers herself more a soccer player than a runner. After all, that was her primary sport during her teenage years at Cumberland High and as a collegiate athlete at Nyack College in New York City.
But whenever the 30-year-old Cumberland native steps on the starting line of a race, as she did on Saturday at the Cherry Tree Running Festivalâs half-marathon event, thereâs no denying that she is a runner.
âI just get competitive when I am out there,â Libby said. âI see people in front of me and I just want to pick them off.â