Carroll’s Ertter makes point
Athlete of the Week
Name: Carson Ertter
School: Bishop Carroll Catholic
Athlete of the week achievement: Ertter scored 16 points in Bishop Carroll’s victory over Elk County Catholic and then added 11 points in the Huskies’ triumph over Shade in the quarterfinals while running the point for BC.
Season update: Ertter is averaging 9.7 points per game and plays a critical role in Bishop Carroll’s pressure defense.
Coach Cosie Aliquo’s quote: “He’s been super the whole season, playing really great. I always tell him he’s the best point guard in our league. Lately, he’s been looking for his shot, which really opens it up for the other players.”
Favorite teacher: Mr. Alex
Favorite subject: Chemistry
Favorite movie: “42”
Favorite food: Pizza
Favorite song: “Big Money” by Lil Skies
Outside interests: Hanging out with friends, fishing, baseball
Favorite professional team: Cleveland Cavaliers
Favorite college team: Penn State
Pro athlete most admired: LeBron James
Best athlete I ever competed against: Bishop Guilfoyle’s Luke Ruggery
Most influential person on my athletic career: My parents, Elaine and Lynn, and Coach Cosie (Aliquo).
Proudest athletic achievement: Winning District 6 and verbally committing to play baseball at Penn State.
How I got my start in basketball: “My dad coached me in kindergarten.”
Future goal: Next year, win the Laurel Highlands Conference title, and then continue my baseball career at Penn State