Rufus Wollo, 17, a student athlete at James Logan High School, poses for a photograph on the school’s track in Union City, Calif., Wednesday, May 28,
Rufus Wollo, 17, a student athlete at James Logan High School, poses for a photograph on the school's track in Union City, Calif., Wednesday, May 28, 2014. Wollo's father died in a car crash last fall and his mother, who lives in Africa, also recently died. He is now living with his older sister and just signed a letter of intent to run track for UC Santa Barbara. (Anda Chu/Bay Area News Group)