Athlete of the Week: Cortlynd Rhoades


Ellie Oakes

Cort Rhoades

Name: Cortlynd Rhoades  

Sport: Basketball

Grade: 12

Accomplishments:  Rhoades has been a senior leader all season for the Golden Eagles. 

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

CR: “I started playing at the rec-center in 1st grade”

EE: What other sports do you play? 

CR: “Baseball, Football”

EE: Favorite professional sports team?

CR: “Steelers”

EE: Favorite professional athlete?

CR: “Lebron James”

EE: Who do you admire the most? Why?

CR: “My mother for all the support she’s given me” 

EE: Favorite band /musician?

CR: “Travis Scott”

EE: Favorite movie?

CR: “Grown Ups”

EE: Favorite Food?

CR: “Wings”

EE: What advice would you give younger athletes?

CR: “Always try your hardest and take advantage of the opportunities”

EE: What are your future goals?

CR: “Attend Penn State Altoona for mechanical engineering”