Originally posted by @mchill
Minnesota 7th grade girl Grace Ping, holder of several age group world records defeats an entire high school field at a large invitational meet.
This young lady routinely defeats runners 4-5 years older. If she stay healthy we may have a future superstar here.
Let's hope that her fans' projections don't become too much of a burden to Grace Ping.
"From before the time of his signing with D.C. United at the age of 14, Adu was spoken
of and treated as the future of United States soccer; even being referred to as
"the next Pelé". However, he failed to live up to the expectations and after leaving
D.C. United in 2006, has turned into a journeyman."