School’s Sport Has German Roots
Springdale's Cross Country Team's Success Imported by Passionate Student in 1980s
Posted: September 20, 2012 at 3:43 a.m.
Springdale's cross county team started in Berlin in the 1960s. It’s a remarkable origination, but it took a leader like Tom Dietz, born to a serviceman and his wife in Berlin, to trail blaze the sport into a town that has always breathed, slept and devoured football.
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