Athlete of the Week: Gary J. Weaver III


Sport: Football

Grade: 11

Accomplishment: Gary had 39 Carries for 226 Yards and 2 TDs last week vs. Chestnut Ridge

Coach Jason Wilson’s Quote: “Gary continues to get better each week and he puts in the extra effort to make sure he is getting better. He runs hard and has good speed when he breaks through the line of scrimmage.”

10 Questions:

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

Marissa Sprankle wanted me to play and it was a done deal after that.

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

Baseball and basketball.

3. Favorite professional sports team?

Pittsburgh Pirates.

4. Favorite professional athlete?

Colby Pannebaker.

5. Who is your hero? Why?

Marissa Lee Sprankle because she always strives to be great and pushed me to be my best at everything I do.

6. Favorite band/musician?

Chris Brown, have you seen his moves?

7. Favorite movie?

Magic Mike XXL(;

8. Favorite food?

Chicken Alfredo

9. What advice would you give younger athletes?

Work hard on and off the field.

10. What are your future goals?

To attend college and hopefully get the opportunity to play baseball or football.