Adams back to 100 percent

Name: Halee Adams

School: Bishop Guilfoyle

Age: 18

Grade: Senior

Sport: Basketball

Athlete of the week achievement: Adams scored 23 points and grabbed 12 rebounds in a win over previously-unbeaten Bellwood-Antis, scored 16 in a win over Bishop Carroll and collected 14 points and 17 rebounds in a victory over Forest Hills.

Season update: The Lady Marauders are now 10-1.

Coach Mark Moschella’s quote: “Halee worked really hard to get herself back to 100 percent to start the season. She’s just been a huge leader for our basketball team. She comes to practice every day to work harder than the day before.”

Favorite teachers: Miss Thoma, Mr. Sutton

Favorite subject: Religion

Favorite movie: “Pitch Perfect”

Favorite food: Pizza

Favorite song: Anything by Cher Lloyd

Outside interests: Playing tennis, watching sports on TV with my dad

Favorite professional team: Boston Celtics

Favorite college team: Siena Saints

Pro athlete most admired: Tim Tebow

Best athlete I ever played with: Elyssa Ehredt

Best athlete I ever competed against: Delone Catholic’s Sierra Moore

Most influential people on my athletic career: My parents (Gene and Lynn), Mark Moschella, Sam Pierce, Art Taneyhill

Proudest athletic achievement: Getting a Division 1 athletic scholarship

How I got my start in basketball: Joining a pickup team at the Jewish Memorial Center in third grade

Future goal: “To win the state championships this year, go to college and play overseas.”