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Sophie Clarke, seventh from left standing, of Willsboro, has made the final five contestants still remaining on the main island of the CBS reality show, 'Survivor.'
Sophie Clarke was a standout on the soccer pitch at Willsboro Central School.
Now, Clarke, 22, a medical student, will compete in an entirely different competition, as a cast member on one the shows that launched the reality-based competition genre, “Survivor.”
Clarke was announced as one of 18 members for the cast of “Survivor: South Pacific,” the 23rd season of the CBS Television show starring Emmy-award winning host Jeff Probst.
Clarke was named as one of the 16 new contestants that will be appearing on the show, which will also have two other contestants who were on previous seasons.
For more about Clarke on the program, check out the CBS website, www.cbs.com/shows/survivor/video/2099636073/survivor-south-pacific-meet-sophie.
Read more in the Sept. 3 edition of the Valley News.