Spotlight: Female Athlete of the Month

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Tony Kurpinski

Jordan Spencer, Student Writer

Name: Abigail Cullen

Grade: 11th

What is your favorite part of playing sports at GNA? 

Definitely our supporters. We have such a good community. 

Who has been the most influential to your success and why? 

My coaches and my parents set their expectations for me and I always try and meet them. 

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

I think being involved in high school sports is a good experience; you make new friends and its just an overall good experience. 

What age did you start playing sports? 

I’ve been playing sports since I could walk. 

What sports do you play? 

I participate in volleyball, basketball, and throwing events in track. 

What is your favorite sport? 

I don’t think I have one. Whatever sport is in season. I always make sure to give 100% in everything I do. 

Do you plan on playing sports in college?

I haven’t really thought about that. It depends on what I decide to major in. 

Where do you see yourself in 5 years? 

I would like to be in college hopefully on an internship for the government because as of right now I want to major in criminal justice and work for the FBI or CIA.