Spotlight: Female athlete of the month

Emily Eisenhauer

What is your favorite part of playing sports at GNA? 

My favorite part is just being able to just be a member of these teams for the school and really be a big influence to all of these younger kids.

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

My mom has been the most influential when it comes to my sports because she pushes me to be the best I can.

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

It allows students to learn to an extent outside of the classroom, teaching them how to stay persistent, patient and helps with teamwork and cooperation. Not to mention the leadership skills you can develop followed by a successful mindset.

At what age did you start playing sports?

I started playing at age 9.

What sports do you play?

I am involved in the high school varsity soccer team and play for a travel team as well as track and field.

What is your favorite sport?

I enjoy playing soccer the most.

Do you plan on playing sports in college?

I am not sure as of right now, I would love to personally but I also have to take time around to study.

Where do you see yourself in 5 years?

I see myself in college as my profession requires a lot of schooling.