Delerme leads Lady Tigers

Name: Jenee Delerme

School: Hollidaysburg Area

Age: 17

Grade: Senior

Sport: Tennis

Athlete of the week achievement: Delerme went 3-0 at No. 1 singles to lead unbeaten Hollidaysburg past Windber, Mifflin County and rival Altoona.

Season update: Delerme is undefeated in singles without dropping a set at the No. 1 position, leading Hollidaysburg to a 5-0 record.

Coach Brian Denis’ quote: “Jenee has worked extremely hard the last few years at becoming one of the most complete high school girls players in our area. She is an extremely intelligent and coachable player who would make a great coach someday. She is an outstanding role model for our younger kids and emblematic of the quality student-athletes that represent our program.”

Favorite teacher: Mrs. Watt

Favorite subject: Art

Favorite movie: “Pretty Woman”

Favorite food: Mac ‘n cheese

Favorite song: “Sweetener” by Ariana Grande

Outside interests: Spending time with family and friends, making art and teaching tennis clinics

Favorite professional team: Golden State Warriors

Favorite college team: Penn State

Pro athlete most admired: Serena Williams

Best athlete I ever competed against: Villa Maria’s Tara Thomas

Most influential person on my athletic career: Brian and Amanda Denis and my parents (Kim and A.J.)

Proudest athletic achievement: Making third-team all-state

How I got my start in tennis: Attending a tennis birthday party in second grade

Future goal: Attend Penn State University

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