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Monahans High School Zachary Carter named NewsWest 9 Athlete of the Week

Carter, who lives with spina bifida, competes in track and field and has played football as well.

MONAHANS, Texas — Zachary Carter, a junior student athlete at Monahans High School, lives with spina bifida, a birth condition where the spine doesn't fully develop. 

He hasn't let this condition stop him from competing in sporting events such as track and field and football. 

Carter competed in the UIL state track meet in May 2020 and has won several medals throughout his athletic career.