Guilfoyle freshman keeps on improving

Name: Macy Adams

School: Bishop Guilfoyle

Age: 14

Grade: Freshman

Sport: Basketball

Athlete of the week achievement: Adams led BG with 15 points in a District 6 Class A semifinal victory over Claysburg-Kimmel and had 20 points and nine rebounds and hit the game-winning 3-pointer at the buzzer in the District 6 championship victory over Portage.

Season update: Adams averages 13.3 points per game for the 20-5 Lady Marauders.

Coach Mark Moschella’s quote: “She had a big week for us in the semifinals and finals of districts. She’s worked hard – she comes to practice every day trying to get better. She’s been working a lot on offense, and that work paid off and benefitted our team.”

Favorite teacher: Mr. Cooper

Favorite subject: Spanish

Favorite movie: “Frozen”

Favorite food: Red Lobster’s biscuits

Favorite song: “Beware” by Big Sean

Outside interests: Being with my sisters, Halee and Rylee

Favorite professional team: Miami Heat

Favorite college team: Rutgers

Pro athlete most admired: Stephen Curry

Best athlete I ever played with: Lili Benzel

Best athlete I ever competed against: Forest Hills’ Courtney Cecere

Most influential person on my athletic career: My sisters and parents [Gene and Lynn]

Proudest athletic achievement: Winning the District 6 championship

How I got my start in basketball: Playing for St. Rose team in fourth grade

Future goal: To win a state championship