The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Overnight

Lo56° Clear

Saturday

Hi85° Sunny

Saturday Night

Lo58° Clear

Sunday

Hi88° Sunny

Sunday Night

Lo61° Clear

Monday

Hi87° Mostly Sunny

Monday Night

Lo59° Partly Cloudy

Tuesday

Hi84° Mostly Sunny

Tuesday Night

Lo60° Slight Chc Showers

Wednesday

Hi73° Chance Showers

The Apple Leaf: WHS freshman overcomes obstacles

Send to Kindle
Print This

Freshman Max Hunter starts his week by going to speech therapy on Monday, then again on Wednesday with the added cranial treatments by a doctor that he must endure. Then he does that all over again on Friday. After going to school and going through these lengthy treatments, he still finds time to go to Wenatchee swimming practice to accomplish more than anyone could expect.

“He works harder than anyone else I know. He is my inspiration and my hero,” junior Hailey Hunter said about her brother, who despite many disabilities and obstacles has set out and worked hard to become one of the best swimmers in the state.

View my optionsorSign in