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High School athlete won`t let blindness stop her

Posted on: 11:29 pm, May 5, 2013, by

CHICAGO — Being involved in a high school sport helps students feel like they’re a part of something – but imagine doing it with your eyes closed.

16-year-old Jhaliyah Anderson is running track blind. She runs the 100 yard dash for Thornton Fractional South High School.

Although she is blind, she refuses to let it slow her down in any aspect of life — especially on the track.