Athlete of the Week: Makenna Bauer

Name: Makenna Bauer

Grade: 12

Sport: Volleyball

Accomplishments: Bauer is a leader on the court and recently is the second person only to reach 500 kills career kills.


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

Makenna Bauer: When I was in 5th grade the teachers handed out flyers for a clinic and I told my mom I wanted to go.

EE: Favorite professional sports team?

MB: Pittsburgh Steelers

EE: Favorite professional athlete?

MB: Kerri Walsh Jennings

EE: Who do you admire the most? Why?

MB: My dad because he works hard but still makes doing fun adventures a priority.

EE: Favorite band/musician?

MB: Ariana Grande

EE: Favorite movie?

MB: Mamma Mia

EE: Favorite food?

MB: Buffalo Chicken Mac n Cheese

EE: What advice would you give younger athletes?

MB: To never give up when the game gets tough and to not be too hard on yourself.

EE: What are your future goals?

MB: To go to PennState University and get a job out of college.