Athlete of the Week: Andrew Ferguson


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Andrew Ferguson playing in the home game against Central

Name: Andrew Ferguson

Sport: Basketball

Grade: 12

Coach George Gripp’s Quote:

“Andrew has been a key contributor to the team this year on both ends of the floor. He has been the vocal leader for us at practice, his desire and will to win have been huge for us”

Eagle Eye: How did you first get involved in this sport?

Andrew Ferguson: “My brothers played and I wanted to be like them”

EE: What other sports do you play?

AF: “Golf”

EE: Favorite sports team?

AF: “Steelers”

EE: Favorite professional athlete?

AF: “JuJu Smith-Schuster”

EE: Favorite Food?

AF: “Buffalo chicken salad”

EE: What is your favorite part of the sport you play?

AF: “Playing in front of all the fans”

EE: What is your greatest memory from this sport?

AF: “Playing clock games during practice and whooping Landon”

EE: What is your greatest motivation to succeed?

AF: “To not let my team down”

EE: What advice would you give younger athletes?

AF: “Keep your head up and stay confident”

EE: What are your future goals?

AF: “Play golf at either Clarion or Allegheny”