Athlete of the Week: Becca Lewis


Rebecca Lewis

Name:  Rebecca Lewis

Sport: Track & Field

Grade: 11

Accomplishments: In her first season doing jumps, Becca PRed in her long jump this year with a 16’11. Lewis is first in the Altoona Mirror track honor roll for both the 400m and Long jump so far this year. 

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

RL: I did 5ks and joined the running club before middle school. I knew Tammy Wills (the MS track coach) because of my sister, and she encouraged me to come out for track.

EE: What other sport(s) or other activities are you involved in?

RL: Soccer, YAN, POPS, NHS, Student Council, and Prom Committee

EE: Favorite college or pro sports team?


EE: Favorite college or pro athlete?

RL: Brady Ronan

EE: Who do you admire the most and why?

RL: My parents because they push me to be my best

EE: Favorite band/musician?

RL: Billy Joel and Mac Miller

EE: Favorite Food

RL: Boba Tea

EE: Favorite Movie/TV show 

RL: The Notebook

EE: What advice would you give younger athletes?

RL: Run every race like it’s your last.

EE: What are your future goals past High School?

RL: Break the Tyrone school record in the 400m dash and hit sub 60. I would also like to make it to States this year.