FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne's NBC) -- We want to continue our Hometown Hero series with an opportunity to introduce you to 17 year old Maggie Peters of Fort Wayne.
She's a junior at Bishop Dwenger High School and is an excellent student.
She's also an excellent athlete!
Maggie is one of eight young triathletes from across the U.S. who were recently named to the elite Dare2Tri Development Team.
She's not only a competitive triathlete; she's also a champion swimmer for Bishop Dwenger and Turnstone.
Evening anchor Linda Jackson aired part 1 of her special report Tuesday night.
Part 2 airs Wednesday night at 11 on Fort Wayne's NBC News.
Click here to watch the second.