Athlete of the Week: Mike Nagle

Name: Mike Nagle

Sport: Cross Country

Grade: 12

Coach Tammy Wills’s Quote:

“Mike has been a very important part of our team. He is a great leader and sets a great example with his work ethic.  He set goals for himself at the end of last year and has worked very hard to achieve them.”

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

Mike Nagle: “I started running with my dad during the summer going into freshman year.”

EE: What other sports do you play?

MN: “Track”

EE: Favorite sports team?

MN: “Houston Rockets”

EE: Favorite professional athlete?

MN: “James Harden”

EE: Favorite Food?

MN: “Chicken”

EE: What is your favorite part of the sport you play?

MN: “Seeing your times drop”

EE: What is your greatest memory from this sport?

MN: “When Jay Rice bought me a birthday cake and ate it all”

EE: What is your greatest motivation to succeed?

MN: “The desire to improve every day”

EE: What advice would you give younger athletes?

MN: “Have fun and work hard while it lasts”

EE: What are your future goals?

MN: “Have a killer track season”