Name: Trenton Creppage
Athlete of the week achievement: Creppage, a catcher, went 3-for-4 with two RBIs in a 9-1 win over West Branch and went 3-for-4 with three runs scored and an RBI in an 8-5 victory over Bellefonte.
Season update: Creppage is hitting a team-best .571 (8-for-14) with five doubles and seven RBIs for the 4-0 Blue Devils.
Coach Steve Conlon's quote: "Trenton put a lot of time in in the offseason, working on his hitting. We expect him to fill our four-hole, and he's gotten off to a hot start, producing lot of runs.''
Favorite teacher: Mr. Partner
Favorite subject: English
Favorite movie: "Lone Survivor''
Favorite food: Hot wings
Favorite song: "I'm the Man'' by Aloe Blacc
Outside interests: Working out and hanging out with friends
Favorite professional team: Boston Red Sox
Favorite college team: Slippery Rock
Pro athlete most admired: Buster Posey
Best athlete I ever had as a teammate: Chad Luensmann
Best athlete I ever competed against: Hollidaysburg's Brett Hileman
Most influential person on my athletic career: My grandfathers, Denny Watters and Matt Creppage
Proudest athletic achievement: Taking fifth in the National Amateur Baseball Federation national tournament with Martin Oil
How I got my start in baseball: "My step-dad [Jimmy Focht] would always take me out in the backyard to have a catch.''
Future goal: "Play college baseball at Slippery Rock''