Athlete of The Week: Mattie Cherry


Mattie Cherry

Name: Mattie Cherry

Grade: 12

Sport: Volleyball

Accomplishments: Mattie Cherry is a leader on the Girls Volleyball team and has reached 2,000 career assists and named 2nd team mountain league all-star.


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

Mattie Cherry: I started playing in 5th-grade and fell in love with the sport.

EE: Favorite professional sports team?

MT: Steelers

EE: Favorite professional athlete?

MT: Kelton Raabe

EE: Who do you admire the most? Why?

MT: My mom because she is such an amazing woman and has always supported me.

EE: Favorite band/musician?

MT: Justin Beiber

EE: Favorite movie?

MT: Tenet

Favorite food?

MT: Chicken Hibachi with noodles from Aki with a side of soup and yum yum sauce with water, no lemon, and spicy crab sushi depending on the day.

EE: What advice would you give younger athletes?

MT: Be dedicated and don’t give up in tough times.

EE: What are your future goals?

MT: Go to college and major in math and play volleyball.