McDannell gives BC a lift

Name: Tristan McDannell

School: Bishop Carroll Catholic

Age: 16

Grade: Sophomore

Sport: Basketball

Athlete of the week achievement: McDannell scored 31 points off the bench to help Bishop Carroll down Central Cambria in overtime, 75-70, on Jan. 3.

Favorite teacher: Mr. Seymour

Favorite subject: World history

Favorite movie: “Anger Management”

Favorite food: My mom’s ravioli soup

Favorite song: “Do Not Disturb” by Drake

Outside interests: Music, travel, golf

Favorite professional team: Brooklyn Nets

Favorite college team: West Virginia

Pro athlete most admired: Kyrie Irving

Best athlete I ever competed against: “I’m always competing against myself to improve myself as an athlete.”

Most influential person on my athletic career: My brother, Logan

Proudest athletic achievement: Making the Cambria County Seat all-tournament team this season

How I got my start in basketball: “”My parents bought me a Little Tikes basketball hoop.”

Future goal: To play professional basketball

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