Sarah Gomish

Name: Sarah Gomish

School: Bishop Carroll

Age: 17

Grade: Senior

Sport: Volleyball

Athlete of the week achievement: Gomish led the Lady Huskies to the Franklin Regional Tournament title by recording 70 kills, eight service points and six digs.

Season update: Carroll went 7-1 in pool play, then beat Wilmington in the semifinals and Montour in the finals.

Coach Joe Skura’s quote: “Sarah is an all-around leader. She is just explosive on and off the court. She really is a motivator for our whole team. Her performance was awesome on Saturday. She refused to let anybody beat us.”

Favorite teacher: Mr. Nagy

Favorite subject: History

Favorite movie: “Billy Madison”

Favorite food: Shrimp Alfredo

Favorite song: “I Want Crazy” by Hunter Hayes

Outside interests: Playing softball, hanging out with friends, watching movies

Favorite professional team: Los Angeles Lakers

Favorite college team: Penn State

Pro athlete most admired: Misty May-Treanor

Best athlete I ever played with: Ellie Yahner

Best athlete I ever competed against: Penn Cambria’s Taylor Freeman

Most influential person on my athletic career: Coach Skura, my mom (Susie) and my aunt (Mary Smith)

Proudest athletic achievement: “Making it to the quarterfinals at states last year.”

How I got my start in volleyball: In third grade with the YMCA program

Future goal: “To go to college and play volleyball and come back and help volleyball programs around here.”