Devon Green

Name: Devon Green

School: Huntingdon

Age: 17

Grade: Senior

Sport: Wrestling

Athlete of the week achievement: Green won the 132-pound title at the District 6 Class AA Tournament by going 4-0, scoring at least 10 points in all of his bouts that went beyond the first period and recording two falls, including a pin of Ligonier Valley’s Dalton Clark in 5:48 in the finals.

Season update: Green is 31-7 with an area-leading eight major decisions and he also has 10 pins.

Coach Jon Mykut’s quote: “Devon had a great weekend, capturing the District 6 132-pound title. He wrestled super all week long. He’s one of our senior leaders – he’s worked extremely hard and deserves all of the accolades he’s getting.”

Favorite teacher: Mrs. Werner

Favorite subject: English

Favorite movie: “Vision Quest”

Favorite food: Chicken salads

Favorite song: “m.A.A.d. City” by Kendrick Lamar

Outside interests: Hanging out with friends

Favorite professional team: Philadelphia Eagles

Favorite college team: Penn State

Pro athlete most admired: LeSean McCoy

Best athlete I ever played with: Jake Oliver

Best athlete I ever competed against: Jefferson Morgan’s John DeMaske

Most influential person on my athletic career: Clay Bishop

Proudest athletic achievement: Winning districts

How I got my start in wrestling: “I didn’t make the seventh grade basketball team, so Mr. Wilson got me to wrestle.”

Future goal: To wrestle on a Division I college team