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Name: Marissa Lanzel
Athlete of the week achievement: The No. 1 singles player for the Lady Tigers, Lanzel picked up three straight victories this past week over DuBois, Hempfield and Altoona. She is 10-0 this year while helping Hollidaysburg to a 12-0 start.
Season update: Lanzel has a singles record of 10-0 with all the wins coming at No. 1 singles. She is part of a team that has won 79 straight matches during the regular season.
Coach Brian Denis's quote: "Marissa played tremendously in her wins over two great teams in Hempfield and Altoona. Her leadership ths year has been outstanding, and she is a huge reason that the team has maintained an undefeated record for the fifth year in a row."
Favorite teacher: Miss Smiach
Favorite subject: Math
Favorite movie: No preference
Favorite food: Olive Garden breadsticks
Favorite song: Anything by Usher
Outside interests: Soccer and hanging out with my friends
Favorite professional team: Pittsburgh Steelers
Favorite college team: North Carolina Tar Heels
Pro athlete most admired: Serena Williams
Best athlete I ever played with: Susie Ellis
Best athlete I ever competed against: Abbington Heights' Tyra Abdalla
Most influential person on my athletic career: My parents, Dave and Mary Jo, and coach Brian Denis
Proudest athletic achievement: Winning three District 6 team titles
How I got my start in tennis: Summer camps in elementary school
Future goal: Attend college