Courteney Storm

Name: Courteney Storm

School: Hollidaysburg

Age: 17

Grade: 12

Sport: Basketball

Athlete of the week achievement: Storm scored 38 points en route to capturing MVP honors at the Lester McCall Memorial Tip-off Tournament, as the Lady Tigers notched wins against Bradford and Blairsville.

Season update: Storm is averaging 19 points and 5.5 rebounds. The Lady Tigers are off to a 2-0 start.

Coach Deanna Jubeck’s quote: “Courteney had a very good opening weekend. Her hard work paid off. Her leadership ability from being a two-year starter helped drive us to Lester McCall Tournament championship.”

Favorite teacher: Ms. Smiach

Favorite subject: Math

Favorite movie: “The Hunger Games”

Favorite food: Spaghetti

Favorite song: “The Monster” by Eminem

Outside interests: Hanging out with friends

Favorite professional team: Pittsburgh Steelers

Favorite college team: Penn State

Pro athlete most admired: Skylar Diggins

Best athlete I ever played with: Morgan Griffith

Best athlete I ever competed against: Altoona’s Darby Lee

Most influential person on my athletic career: My parents, Chris and Cindy

Proudest athletic achievement: Winning three District 6 championships in a row

How I got my start in basketball: “I was on a team at the Jewish Memorial Center coached by Bob Gildea.”

Future goal: “To go to college and make the biggest impact that I can.”