Athlete of the Week Mechanicsburg High School

Grace Forrest is the Athlete of the Week from Mechanicsburg High School.
Grace Forrest is the Athlete of the Week from Mechanicsburg High School.

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Name: Grace Forrest

School: Mechanicsburg High School

Grade: 12th

Age: 17

Sports: Cross Country, Basketball

Claim to fame/honors: Two time first team OHC in basketball, Second team OHC in Cross Country

Words you live by: “We are hard pressed on every side, but not crushed; perplexed, but not in despair; persecuted, but not abandoned; struck down, but not destroyed”

Toughest opponent: JA

Biggest influence: Coach Dodane

Game-day rituals: Cheez-its, Bang, Dancing

What’s on your bedroom walls: Basketball pictures, quotes

When I’m bored I like to… shoot around or watch Netflix.

Favorite movie: Secretariat

Person who would play you in a movie: Lake Bell

Favorite TV show: The Office

Favorite musical artist: Dolly Parton

Favorite book: The Bell Jar

Favorite home-cooked meal: Pasta

Favorite restaurant: Olive Garden

Whose mind would you like to read: Coach Dodane’s

Place where you’d love to travel: Italy

Talent you’d like to have: Singing

Favorite school subject: Literature

Favorite athlete: Larry Bird

Favorite team: Cleveland Browns

Favorite sports moment: Winning the OHC last season

Favorite junk food: Deep Fried Mac and Cheese

Best thing about your favorite sport: The adrenaline of playing and getting to spend time with my teammates

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