Athlete of the Week: Stephanie Ramsey


Lucia Isenberg

Stephanie Ramsey surveys the court

Name: Stephanie Ramsey

Sport: Basketball

Grade: 9

Coach Luke Rhoades’s quote:

“Stephanie works extremely hard and runs the point guard position. She sets our offense and guards the other teams point guard. As a freshman point guard she is asked to play a lot of minutes each game and at a high level and she has risen to the challenge and above.”

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

Stephanie Ramsey: “I started playing at the rec center in kindergarten.”

EE: What other sports do you play?

SR: “Cross country”

EE: Favorite sports team?

SR: “Golden State Warriors”

EE: Favorite professional athlete?

SR: “Jaqua Parker”

EE: Favorite Food?

SR: “Buffalo wings”

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

SR: “Getting to see my teammates every day.”

EE: What is your greatest memory from this sport?

SR: “Winning states three times for the Elks Hoop Shoot.”

EE: What is your greatest motivation to succeed?

SR: “Trying to achieve my goal of playing basketball after high school.”

EE: What advice would you give younger athletes?

SR: “Hard work and dedication pays off.”

EE: What are your future goals?

SR: “To play basketball at the college level.”