Athlete of the Week: Stephanie Ramsey

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Ellie Oakes

Name: Stephanie Ramsey

Sport: Basketball

Grade: 10

Accomplishments:

Stephanie Ramsey had two big playoff games shooting the ball and playing defense. She led the charge for Tyrone with 23 points and five threes in the game vs. United to punch their ticket to the District 6 championship game.

Coach Rhoades’s Quote:

“Stephanie is like our coach on the floor. She understands the game and knows what is expected and gets the other girls involved.”


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

Stephanie Ramsey: “I started playing at the Rec center when I was in kindergarten.”

EE: What other sports do you play?

SR: “Cross Country”

EE: Favorite professional sports team?

SR: “Golden State Warriors”

EE: Favorite professional athlete?

SR: “Juqua Parker”

EE: Who is your hero? Why?

SR: “My pap because he supports me in everything I do and inspires me.”

EE: Favorite band /musician?

SR: “Ed Sheeran”

EE: Favorite movie/show?

SR: “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle”

EE: Favorite food?

SR: “Wings”

EE: What advice would you give younger athletes?

SR “Never take any practice or game for granted. It could be taken away from you in a heartbeat.”

EE: What are your future goals?

SR: “To get a degree in engineering and play basketball in college.”