IOWA CITY, IA–Excellence in academics & athletics is quite a feat and Mohammed Traore, a City High School junior, is proving how to do it. With hard work and perseverance he is a rising star both on and off the field. A profile published in the Press-Citizen documents his success.
Traore is at the top of his class and is receiving high rankings on track and field and cross-country running. Traore is taking classes such as AP calculus, AP biology and honors-level chemistry, which he finds beneficial.
â€œI hope one day to go into the biomedical or biochemical field,â€ he told the Press-Citizen. He has received multiple admission offers from several universities. Life is on track for Mohammed Traore.