N-G Athletes of the Week
Track and field
Recent accomplishments: Won four individual events last weekend at the Arthur Invitational: the 200 meters, 400, 110 hurdles and triple jump.
Quote: "I felt good, and good things happened."
My favorite meal is ... Chicken Alfredo.
If I could go anywhere it would be ... Spain.
For one day, I would like to trade places with ... Brad Pitt.
My most memorable moment in athletics is ... placing third in the 1,600 relay at state.
My favorite school subject is ... chemistry.
Dream job: Physical trainer.
My hero outside of athletics is ... my brother Colten.
If I were not competing I would be ... playing beach volleyball.
I celebrate after a win by ... doing our Hoo-ha chant.
The biggest phobia I have is ... failure.
Honorable mention (listed alphabetically): Allan Broaddus, Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley track and field; Jeff Creighton, Armstrong-Potomac baseball; Travis Digby, Georgetown-Ridge farm baseball; Tyler Frerichs, Sullivan baseball; Miles Gosser, Fisher baseball; Kurtis Kinyoun, Tuscola baseball; Luke Kriegel, Champaign Central baseball; Drew Minton, Cerro Gordo baseball; Dylan Overstreet, Paxton-Buckley-Loda baseball; Joe Parkhill, St. Thomas More baseball; Josh Raymond, Mahomet-Seymour baseball; David Ruedi, Centennial tennis; Seth Wilson, Rantoul track and field
Recent accomplishments: Has started out the season on fire. She is hitting .677, with 13 doubles, five stolen bases, a home run and has only struck out twice in 34 plate appearances.
Quote: "I am glad I'm off to a good start."
My favorite meal is ... steak, mashed potatoes and corn.
If I could go anywhere it would be ... Italy.
For one day, I would like to trade places with ... Caitlin Lowe.
My most memorable moment in athletics is ... winning state in seventh grade.
Dream date: Channing Tatum.
My hero outside of athletics is ... Jesus Christ.
If I could compete at any venue it would be ... Chattanooga, Tenn.
My favorite athletic team is ... Duke.
When I am President I will ... bring our troops home.
The biggest phobia I have is ... losing a friend.
Honorable mention: (listed alphabetically): Hannah Bowen, St. Joseph-Ogden softball; Chelsey Calhoun, Rantoul track and field; Casey Cromwell, Schlarman softball; Tabitha Davis, Sullivan softball; Katie Forshey, Mahomet-Seymour track and field; Emily Godsell, Unity softball; Susie Jean, St. Thomas More soccer; Hanna Mennenga, Rantoul softball; Aubrey Morse, Urbana soccer; Monica Rondon, Champaign Central softball; Maddy Stutsman, Salt Fork softball; Jordan Wheeler, Blue Ridge softball; Abby Wiegand, Centennial softball