Athlete of the Week: Emily Lehman

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


Todd Cammarata

Lehman shoots a free throw

Name: Emily Lehman

Sport: Girls Basketball

Grade: 1o


Emily had a double-double vs. Phillipsburg this week and has been averaging in the double digits for rebounds all season. 

Coach Luke Rhoades’ Quote:

“Emily is working hard on the post and doing a good job for us both offensively and defensively.”

10 Questions:

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

I signed up to play my first year at Tyrone in 6th grade.

2. What other sport(s) do you play?


3. Favorite professional sports team?

New York Giants

4. Favorite professional athlete?

Klay Thompson (Golden State Warriors).

5. Who is your hero? Why?

My coaches and teammates because of all of their support, and for how much they help me.

6. Favorite band/musician?

Justin Bieber

7. Favorite movie?

Pitch Perfect 2

8. Favorite food?


9. What advice would you give to younger athletes?

Always strive to do your best no matter what. 

10. What are your future goals?

Go to college for physical therapy, and hopefully play basketball.