Reed’s offense is key for C-K

Name: Haileigh Reed

School: Claysburg-Kimmel

Age: 16

Grade: Sophomore

Sport: Softball

Athlete of the week achievement: Reed went 6-for-10 with eight RBIs and six runs scored in three victories — 10-0 over Williamsburg, 4-0 over Glendale and 15-0 over Tussey Mountain. She hit two home runs against Williamsburg.

Season update: Reed is hitting .507 (34-for-67) with eight homers, eight doubles, 46 RBIs and 25 runs for the 15-4 Lady Bulldogs.

Coach Mike Barbarini’s quote: “Haileigh works very hard and plays year-round. She is and is going to be a very good player for a long time.”

Favorite teacher: Mrs. Miller

Favorite subject: Psychology

Favorite movie: “The Fast and the Furious”

Favorite food: Chicken and french fries

Favorite song: “Mixed Personalities” by YNW Melly featuring Kanye West

Outside interests: Travel softball and volleyball

Favorite professional team: New York Giants

Favorite college team: Florida Gators

Pro athlete most admired: Saquon Barkley

Best athlete I ever competed against: Glendale’s Lexi Mulhollen

Most influential person on my athletic career: My parents (Paul and Deanna Hoenstine), Coach Barbarini and Phil Barroner

Proudest athletic achievement: Winning the District 6 championship as a freshman and making it to the state final four

How I got my start in softball: Playing softball at Claysburg Little League

Future goal: Play college softball and become a lawyer

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