Athlete of the Week: Dylan Thomas

Each week of the season the Eagle Eye chooses an Athlete of the Week from nominations made by the varsity head coaches


Name: Dylan Thomas

Sport: Boys Basketball

Grade: 10

Coach George Gripp’s quote:  “Dylan is averaging around 9 points per game and is having a solid sophomore season for us. He is committed to the program and works tirelessly on his game in the off season. Dylan leads the team in 3 point field goals made and 3 point percentage.”

10 Questions:

1. How did you first get involved in this sport?

My parents signed me up in 1st grade.

2. What other sports do you play?


3. Favorite professional sports team?

New York Knicks.

4. Favorite professional athlete?

Carmelo Anthony.

5. Who is your hero? Why?

My parents, coaches, and teammates for pushing me to be the best I can be.

6. Favorite band/musician?

Queen B.

7. Favorite movie?

Chicken Little.

8. Favorite food?

Dill pickles.

9. What advice would you give to younger athletes?

Give all effort, you only get what ya put in.

10. What are your future goals?

Attend PSU for a masters degree in the medical field.