Name: John Clark
School: Tussey Mountain
Athlete of the week achievement: Clark teamed with Iacapo Ricci to win the District 5 Class AA doubles championship and also won in No. 2 singles in helping the Titans claim the District 5 team title with a 3-2 win over Somerset.
Season update: Clark is 11-2 as a No. 2 singles player. The Titans are 11-2 and play in the PIAA first round today.
Coach Paul Brumbaugh's quote: "He's been a solid player for us. He has a really strong, consistent serve and a nice forehand. He is aggressive - he does a good job of getting to the net and putting shots away.''
Favorite teacher: Mr. Blanchetti
Favorite subject: Chemistry
Favorite movie: "Shooter''
Favorite food: Steak
Favorite song: "Don't Know'' by Kevin Gates
Outside interests: Skiing, four-wheel riding
Favorite professional team: Eagles and Penguins
Favorite college team: Penn State
Pro athlete most admired: DeSean Jackson
Best athlete I ever had as a teammate: Darrin Sipes
Best athlete I ever competed against: Bedford's Jack Bittner
Most influential person on my athletic career: Mr. Blanchetti
Proudest athletic achievement: Winning the District 5 football championship
How I got my start in tennis: "Neal Smith and Aaron Duvall asked me to play. They were having a rebuilding season when I was in 10th grade, and I decided to give it a shot.''
Future goal: "I would like to compete at a high level in skiing.''