Male athlete of the month: Devland Heffron




Favorite part of playing sports at GNA?

While playing sports here you are able to develop bonds with a more diverse group of people in a different rather than just school.

Who has been most influential to your success and why?

My coaches, teammates, friends, and family are all huge influences on my success during sports. Always having these great people behind your back is comforting which makes everything much easier and enjoyable. 

Why do you think athletics are an important part of high school?

Participating in any sport is very beneficial to you as a developing student. Whether you are a star athlete or not it helps you to become a more well-rounded person while preparing you for times of pressure and failure throughout your life.

What is your favorite subject?

My favorite subject is math, it always has been a subject I enjoyed and understood well. Plus I have to be better than my sister in something since she is the more athletic sibling.

What sports do you play?

Baseball and football.

What is your favorite sport?


What is something most people don’t know about you?

When I was born my parents thought I looked like something straight out of the Area Sl. I still kind of do to be honest.

Where do you see yourself in 5 years?

I see myself in my last few years of college hoping to pursue a career that I will enjoy while surrounded by great friends.