Ruby Campos, a sophomore at Winters High School, is the Pisani’s Athlete of the Week. As a cross country athlete, Campos is dedicated to her teammates, as well as herself. Each meet she has continued to improve her time on the junior varsity course. In Durham, Campos set a personal record of 18:05, reducing her time by over 50 seconds.
Winters once boasted a prosperous Japanese community, which tragically burned on Aug. 1, 1942 when the United States was celebrating victory over Japan. While the cause of the fire has never been determined, Winters saw discrimination toward Japanese Americans following the war.