Athlete of the Week: Kayelyn Gibbons


Ellie Oakes

Kayelin Gibbons

Name: Kayelin Gibbons 

Sport: Basketball

Grade: Senior


Kayelin is averaging 14 points per game and 8.4 rebounds. 

Coach Luke Rhoades Quote:

“Kayelin’s return to action has brought a sense of leadership and game knowledge that is helping the other girls understand the game better.  She is also working extremely hard to get herself in game condition.”

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

KG:  I started playing when I was in third grade and I attended Coach Rhoades’s clinics 

EE: Favorite Pro sports team?-

KG: Golden State Warriors 

EE: Favorite professional athlete?

KG: Caroline Showalter 

EE: Who do you admire the most? Why?

KG: My mom because she has been supporting me through everything.

EE: Favorite show?

KG: The Big Bang Theory 

EE: Favorite food?

KG: Chicken tenders and fries. 

EE: What advice would you give to younger athletes?

KG: Play every game like it’s your last.

 EE: What are your future goals?

KG: Attend college and play basketball.