Athlete of the Week Springfield High School

Name: Quincy M. Scott

School: Springfield High School

Grade: 12

Age: 17

Sports: Varsity Football and Varsity Track

Claim to fame/honors: GWOC Honorable Mention Football, 1st Place Indoor State Long Jump Champion, 2nd place Outdoor Long Jump Runner-up

Words you live by: "Do your best, never quit."

Toughest opponent: Myself

Biggest influence: My parents

Game-day rituals: Always wearing my red loafers

What's on your bedroom walls: Football plaques and track medals

When I'm bored I like to … Sleep

Favorite movie: Deadpool

Person who would play you in a movie: Samuel L. Jackson

Favorite TV show: Fairly Odd Parents

Favorite musical artist: Lil Uzi

Favorite book: To Kill a Mockingbird

Favorite home-cooked meal: Tacos and rice

Favorite restaurant: Carrabba's

Whose mind would you like to read: Usain Bolt's

Place where you'd love to travel: Los Angeles, California

Talent you'd like to have: Teleporting

Favorite school subject: World Studies

Favorite athlete: Usain Bolt

Favorite team: Purdue Boilermakers

Something in the world I'd like to change: World hunger

Favorite sports moment: Winning Indoor State Long Jump

Favorite junk food: Hot and Spicy Cheez-It Grooves

Best thing about your favorite sport: Being the one in control of whether I win or lose

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