Athletes of the Week

Michael Brooks, Mahomet-Seymour senior, soccer

Recent accomplishments: Scored three goals and had an assist in leading the Bulldogs to a regional title.

Quote: "We are excited at the opportunity to play Centennial because they have always been a real good team."

Before a match, I get ready by ... getting some quiet time.

If I could go anywhere, it would be ... South America.

For one day, I would like to trade places with ... Barack Obama.

My favorite subject is ... chemistry.

My favorite movie is ... "Gladiator."

Dream job ... Civil engineering

When I am president, I will ... dominate.

People don't know that ... I consider myself artistic.

My guilty pleasure is ... ice cream before bed.

The biggest phobia I have is ... falling out of a boat in the ocean.

Honorable mention: Clowzell Adams, Danville football; Matt Avenatti, Georgetown-Ridge Farm/Chrisman cross-country; Joel Clark, Mahomet-Seymour soccer; Reed Collins, Bismarck-Henning football; Sam Cooper, Judah Christian cross-country; Andy Drackley, Centennial soccer; Seth Gooch, Unity football; Matt Hazel, Rantoul cross-country; Parker Stewart, St. Thomas More football; Landon Vowels, St. Joseph-Ogden cross-country; Buck Walsh, Urbana University High cross-country; Evan White, Centennial cross-country; Luke Zocher, Monticello cross-country

Serena Calhoun, Schlarman junior, volleyball

Recent accomplishments: Had eight kills and 21 digs in Schlarman's victory against Bismarck-Henning to help the Hilltoppers gain a share of first place in the Vermilion Valley Conference.

Quote: "It was a big win because we lost to them earlier in the season. We wanted to give them a game."

My favorite meal is ... fajitas.

Before a match, I get ready by ... praying.

In a word, I am ... easygoing.

If I could go anywhere, it would be ... Micronesia.

My favorite subject is ... pre-calculus.

My hero outside of athletics is ... my mom.

When I am president, I will ... make peace in the world.

People don't know that I ... like to play the piano.

When I am wealthy, I would like to ... give to Schlarman and Holy Family.

Honorable mention: Maddie Baillon, St. Thomas More tennis; Brittany Bohn, Mahomet-Seymour cross-country; Haley Briggs, Argenta-Oreana cross-country; Lori Haas, Bismarck-Henning tennis; Zita Hubler, Urbana cross-country; Laurie Jefferson, Centennial diving; Laura Knight, Tuscola cross-country; Mary Lacine, Champaign Central swimming; Elyse Lippert, Bismarck-Henning volleyball; Sidney Long, St. Joseph-Ogden cross-country; Melanie Moore, Centennial volleyball; Katherine Penwell, Champaign Central swimming; Audrey White, Centennial cross-country

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