Athletes of the Week
JJ Malone, Blue Ridge, Senior, Soccer
Recently: Area scoring leader had three goals in two postseason matches to inch closer to becoming the third area athlete in history with 50 goals in one season.
I need concert tickets to ... Blink 182.
I'm dying to see ... "Red."
I'm always texting ... Madison Cooper.
I'm driving ... a Ford Explorer.
Before I compete, I eat ... two peanut butter and jelly sandwiches.
In 10 years ... Hopefully starting a family
My first job was ... reffing little kids' soccer games in Farmer City.
My favorite soccer player is ... Lionel Messi.
A perfect Saturday night would be ... hanging with friends.
I'd love to have a date with ... Chanel on MTV's "Fantasy Factory."
Honorable mention: Mat Bowen, Salt Fork golf; Reed Collins, Bismarck-Henning football; Garrett Cox, Mahomet-Seymour golf; Kegan Decker, Oakwood soccer; Weston DePratt, Danville soccer; Ben Dodds, St. Thomas More golf; Grant Dukeman, Mahomet-Seymour golf; Adam Guth, Mahomet-Seymour golf; David Keenan, Salt Fork golf; Nathaniel Khachaturian, St. Thomas More golf; Lucas Prather, Mahomet-Seymour cross-country; Ryan Strange, Oakwood/Armstrong-Potomac football; Seth Trolia, Mahomet-Seymour golf; Jason Troyer, Mahomet-Seymour golf
Olivia Downs, Fisher, Senior, Volleyball
Recently: Libero put on a defensive display against Tri-Valley, compiling 41 digs in a three-set match.
I need concert tickets to ... Paramore.
I'm dying to see ... "The Lovely Bones."
I'm always texting ... Taylor Simpson, my best friend.
If I had a million bucks, I'd ... donate it to animal shelters.
I'm driving ... a Ford Taurus.
Before I compete, I eat ... a lot of junk food.
In 10 years ... A vet tech
My first job was ... I haven't got a job yet, but I'm going to get one this summer.
My favorite athlete is ... the whole UI volleyball team.
A perfect Saturday night would be ... having a movie night at a friend's house.
I'd love to have a date with ... Picnic on the beach with Vin Diesel
Honorable mention: Madie Baillon, St. Thomas More tennis; Megan Deedrich, St. Thomas More golf; Lizzy Dombroski, Centennial golf; Samantha Emery, Champaign Central tennis; Kelsey Gallivan, St. Thomas More golf; Nelli Golmeeva, Champaign Central tennis; Lori Haas, Bismarck-Henning tennis; Amber Meyer, Tri-County volleyball; Sierra Myerscough, St. Thomas More golf; Alex Pelmore, Champaign Central volleyball; Ciara Pierce, Oakwood/Armstrong-Potomac cross-country; Emily Spangler, Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley golf; McKenzie Stipes, St. Thomas More golf; Kelly Wachtel, Centennial volleyball