Athlete of the Week: Marissa Lewis


Todd Cammarata

Marissa Lewis

Athlete of the Week: Marissa Lewis 

Grade: 12

Sport: Basketball

Coach Luke Rhoades Quote: 

“Marissa did a great job offensive rebounding and finishing around the hoop and gave us a much needed offensive spark in the district semi-final game against Central” 

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

ML: “I joined in 8th grade with really no experience playing beforehand. My friends all played and it looked fun.”

EE: What other sports do you play? 

ML: “I run cross country and track and field” 

EE: Favorite professional sports team?

ML: “Central Bocce Team”

EE: Favorite athlete?

ML: “Aiden Coleman or Cort Rhoades”

EE: Who do you admire the most? Why?

ML: “Zendaya; I love her energy and what she stands for.”

EE: Favorite band /musician?

ML: “Skrill”

EE: Favorite movie?

ML: “My Girl”

EE: Favorite Food?

ML: “Grapefruit”

EE: What advice would you give younger athletes?

ML: “Don’t expect to just walk on and have a spot. Prove why you should be there and put time in.”

EE: What are your future goals?

ML: “I was accepted into a four-year program at the Pennsylvania State University with an intended double major in psychology and business.”