Athlete of the Week: Brandon Lucas


Brandon Lucas guarding opponent.

Name: Brandon Lucas

Sport: Basketball

Grade: 11


Brandon Lucas opened the 2019-20 basketball season with 21 points and 9 rebounds over Bellwood and 10 points in the win over Bellefonte.

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

Brandon Lucas: “Started playing rec-center ball when I was 6.”

EE: What other sports do you play?

BL: “Football and Baseball”

EE: Favorite professional sports team?

BL: “Steeler Nation”

EE: Favorite professional athlete?

BL: “Three sport athlete Nick Lewis”

EE: Who is your hero? Why?

BL: “Mike Buck because he is the coolest human being ever.”

EE: Favorite band/musician?

BL: “Dean Grassi”

EE:  Favorite movie?

BL: “Friday Night Lights”

EE: Favorite food?

BL: “French Fries”

EE: What advice would you give younger athletes?

BL: “Make sure you put in the extra work because it will pay off in the long run.”

EE: What are your future goals?

BL: “To play a sport in college.”