Athlete of the Week: Landen DeHaas


Ellie Oakes

Landen DeHaas (file photo)

Name: Landen DeHaas

Sport: Basketball

Grade: 12

AccomplishmentsLandon has been the leading scorer for the Varsity Basketball team so far this season, leading the team to a 10-2 record. 

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

LD: “My dad signed me up when I was 5”

EE: What other sports do you play? 

LD: “I’m planning on doing track this year”

EE: Favorite professional sports team?

LD: “Sacramento Kings”

EE: Favorite professional athlete?

LD: “De’Aaron Fox”

EE: Who do you admire the most? Why?

LD: “My family because they are supportive”

EE: Favorite band /musician?

LD: “Deserve it”

EE: Favorite movie?

LD:  “Step Brothers”

EE: Favorite Food?

LD: “Wings”

EE: What advice would you give younger athletes?

LD: “To always try and to never give up”

EE: What are your future goals?

LD: “To continue playing  basketball somewhere else”