• Megen Banas will be attending Misericordia University in Dallas, Pennsylvania.

  • Taylor Zabrenski will be attending Wilkes University in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania.

  • Brandon Murtha will be attending LCCC in Nanticoke, Pennsylvania.

  • Hunter Yale will be attending LCCC in Nanticoke, Pennsylvania.

  • Codi Hornlein will be attending Misericordia University in Dallas, Pennsylvania.

  • Megan Murphy will be attending Misericordia University in Dallas, Pennsylvania.

  • Katie Butczynski will be attending Misericordia University in Dallas, Pennsylvania.

  • Miranda Bohn will be attending Misericordia University in Dallas, Pennsylvania.

  • Aaron Miller was accepted to Emerson College in Boston, Massachusetts.

  • Brandon Karavitch will be attending Tufts University in Boston, Massachusetts.

The GNA Insider

Performance of the month: Adam Eckhart

Derek Kurkoski, Student Writer

Hang on for a minute...we're trying to find some more stories you might like.


Email This Story






Print Friendly, PDF & Email

 

Performance of the month is earned, not given. Each month, The GNA Insider will feature an athlete from our school who has an outstanding performance that stands out from the rest. Adam Eckhart earned it by scoring 7 goals in a single game against GAR. It was truly an outstanding performance.

How does it feel to be selected for Performance of the month?

It feels great to be recognized, but I’m aware that it is very much a team effort and I would not be able to excel without the support of my coaches and teammates.

 

What is your favorite subject?

Currently, my favorite subject is biology.

 

What are some hobbies of yours?

Some hobbies of mine are running, fishing, working out, and hanging out with friends.

 

How long have you been playing soccer?

I started off playing soccer when I was six years old.  I’ve played for several different teams along the way, including the Wyoming Valley Soccer club and various different Rec teams.

 

How did it feel scoring your seventh goal VS. GAR?

At the time, I wasn’t aware of how many goals I had until I came off the field and my coach told me. I knew it was a high number, but not 7. It felt great to be able to contribute that much to the game and help my team win.

 

What do you enjoy most about soccer?

I’ve always loved the competition in the game. I’ve been playing with most of my teammates since grade school which makes for a fun season every year.

 

What is your biggest accomplishment in this sport?

There has been a few individual game accomplishments, such as scoring the game winning goal in overtime during a playoff game. However, I am still striving towards my biggest accomplishment of breaking the school record for scoring the most career points.

 

How does it feel to lead the team in goals?

This goes back to a previous question that it feels great to be the leading scorer on the team. Though, without the help of my teammates, I would not have anywhere near as many points as I do now.

Leave a Comment

If you want a picture to show with your comment, go get a gravatar.




Navigate Right
Navigate Left
  • Performance of the month: Adam Eckhart

    Boys Soccer

    Varsity soccer team advances to round two

  • Performance of the month: Adam Eckhart

    Boys Soccer

    Trojans upset the Black Knights of Lake Lehman

  • Boys Soccer

    Boy’s soccer roster

  • Boys Soccer

    Boys Varsity Soccer Schedule

  • Performance of the month: Adam Eckhart

    Boys Basketball

    Trojans finish strong to send Meyers packing

  • Performance of the month: Adam Eckhart

    Girls Basketball

    Trojanettes defeat Valley View to advance in districts!

  • Boys Basketball

    Kreitzer MVP

  • Performance of the month: Adam Eckhart

    Campus Life

    French club headed to Montreal

  • Performance of the month: Adam Eckhart

    Entertainment

    Summer concert series at Mohegan Sun Arena

  • Performance of the month: Adam Eckhart

    Campus Life

    Time to start thinking about prom

The Student News Site of Greater Nanticoke Area High School
Performance of the month: Adam Eckhart