Athlete of the Week: Justin Jackson


Name: Justin Jackson

Sport: Track and Field

Grade: 12

Accomplishment:  Placed 5th in the 110m hurdles at the Altoona Mt. Lion Classic

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

JJ: “I’ve always wanted to do the sport growing up”

EE: What other sport(s) or other activities are you involved in?

JJ: Golf, cross country, ski club, and indoor track

EE: Favorite college or pro sports team?

 JJ: Tyrone Golden Eagles

EE: Favorite college or pro athlete?

JJ: Bryan Gruber

EE: Who do you admire the most and why?

JJ: “My mom she inspires me the most and pushes me to do better.”

EE: Favorite band/musician?

JJ: 21 Savage

EE: Favorite Food

JJ: Crab

EE: Favorite Movie/TV show

JJ: Fantastic Mr.Fox

EE: What advice would you give younger athletes?

JJ:  “Push yourself and put in extra work.”

EE: What are your future goals past High School?

JJ: Work for Reader Electric