student of the week
Q. What grade are you in?
A. I am in 12th grade at Salisbury High School.
Q. What is your favorite subject? Why?
A. My favorite subject is history because it is one continuous story told by countless authors.
Q. Have you received any special awards or recognition?
A. 2012 Colonial League Honorable Mention as a forward for field hockey, the Jennifer Joy Dillman Memorial Scholarship and Emerging Health Professionals' Student of the Month.
Q. Are you involved in any extracurricular activities?
A. I am involved in Student Government, Key Club, No Place for Hate, Emerging Health Professionals, HOSA, Student Athletic Training, varsity field hockey (captain), varsity girls soccer, varsity baseball manager, and hold officer positions in S.A.D.D., Class Advisory, National Honor Society and Future Business Leaders of America.
Q. What is your next goal after high school?
A. After high school I plan to major in biology or biochemistry with a focus in medicine.
Q. What would you say your biggest challenge has been so far?
A. My biggest challenge thus far was playing both varsity field hockey and varsity soccer this past fall. It was both physically and mentally draining but I would not have been happy choosing between either sport.
Q. What do you want to be remembered for?
A. I want to be remembered for being a hardworking teammate, quick witted and easygoing.
Q. Who is in your family?
A. My family consists of my mother, Kim, my father Luis, my older brother Louie, my older sister Kristina, my younger sister Marisol and my dog Cosmo.
Q. Do you have someone you look up to?
A. I look up to my sister Kristina. She has set an amazing path for me to follow in, encouraged me to play field hockey and has always been one of my biggest supporters. She eradicates any doubts I may have in myself.
Q. Do you have any advice for your peers?
A. Don't stress about the things you can't control.