Seattle-area native opens up about organizing the Pac-12 players and what to know about their demands

Andrew Cooper with his mother Julia after winning the 3,200-meter race in 2016. (Greg Farrar / The Issaquah Press)
Andrew Cooper with his mother Julia after winning the 3,200-meter race in 2016. (Greg Farrar / The Issaquah Press)

Andrew Cooper, a standout distance runner at Liberty High in Renton, helped organize the Pac-12 Unity Movement with two fellow Cal athletes. He believes the players' demands are inextricably linked — and there's a lot he wants people to understand about them.

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