Name: Lili Benzel
School: Bishop Guilfoyle
Athlete of the week achievement: Benzel scored 17 points in a win over Central Cambria, 24 points in a victory over Westmont Hilltop and 21 points in a win over Bedford.
Season update: Benzel is one of the leading scorers for the 12-2 Lady Marauders.
Coach Mark Moschella's quote: "She's just gotten off to a great first half of the season. She's been working hard every day at practice to be a complete player at both ends of the floor. Even though she's been good offensively, she's working hard on the defensive part of her game.''
Favorite teacher: Mr. Long
Favorite subject: Math
Favorite movie: "Frozen''
Favorite food: Pennystick pretzels
Favorite song: "23'' by Mike Will Made It featuring Miley Cyrus, Wiz Khalifa and Juicy J
Outside interests: Spending time with my family and friends
Favorite professional team: Miami Heat
Favorite college team: Baylor
Pro athlete most admired: Michael Jordan
Best athlete I ever played with: All of my teammates on the Lady Marauder basketball team
Best athlete I ever competed against: Hollidaysburg's Courteney Storm
Most influential person on my athletic career: My dad [Shaun]
Proudest athletic achievement: Becoming part of the Lady Marauder varsity team
How I got my start in basketball: "Playing with my elementary school basketball team.''
Future goal: "Win a state championship with my team.''