Brianna Gallaher a junior at Faith Academy has run two 5k's in the past two weeks. She ran the Modern Woodmen Financial 5K Freedom Run benefiting Adult and Teen Challenge of Texas. ATCOT's mission is to bring freedom to those struggling with addiction. The race was held at Burroughs Park in Tomball on Jan. 27. She was the 1st-place finisher Overall with a time of 21:43.
Last weekend, she competed in the 5k division of the Katy Half Marathon which was held at Katy Mills Mall. She was 1st place in her age group 15-19 with a time of 21:02 and 11th place overall competing against 350 runners. Gallaher will open her track season at the Seven Lakes Meet on Feb. 17 in Katy. She will compete in the 5000-meter and 1600-meter.