Blind Cross Country Runner Overcomes Adversity (with Video)

By Nina Settappa

December 7, 2012 Updated Dec 7, 2012 at 8:36 AM EST

VAN WERT, Oh. (www.incnow.tv) - An Ohio high school senior is running proof that adversity doesn't have to keep you from crossing that finish line.

Sami Stoner has been legally blind since eighth grade and uses her guide dog, Chloe, to help her compete in cross country races. She also does motivational speaking.

Sami plans to study psychology next year at Otterbine University and continue motivational speaking part time.

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