Showing posts from January, 2017

A Life: Maribel Sanchez Souther, 1975-2016

While a student at Dartmouth College, Maribel Sanchez competes in the 1993 Heptagonal Championship in Providence, R.I. (Dartmouth Sports Information photograph) By Tris Wykes Valley News Staff Writer Monday, January 23, 2017 Hanover — If anyone could survive cancer, the thinking went, it had to be Maribel Sanchez Souther. A former Dartmouth College All-American track and cross country runner, Big Green coach and a mother of three known for passionate involvement with her family and her adopted hometown, the 41-year-old Hanover resident was the picture of physical and emotional determination. She completed the local Covered Bridges Half Marathon in an hour and 37 minutes just two days before undergoing a 2015 mastectomy. READ MORE: