Name: Zach Slagenweit
Athlete of the week achievement: Slagenweit scored 52 points as the Scarlet Dragons posted wins over Tyrone, Northern Bedford and Williamsburg and was named the MVP of the Blue Pirate Boosters Tournament.
Season update: Slagenweit is averaging 12.0 points and almost 5 rebounds and 5 assists. He is shooting 78 percent at the foul line and 47 percent from the field.
Coach Reggie Nevins' quote: "Zach had to shake off the rust. He played football this year for the first time. But he's awfully steady, a real leader on the court and a fantastic shooter. He showed that in all the games last week."
Favorite teacher: Mr. Benton
Favorite subject: History
Favorite movie: "Moneyball"
Favorite food: French fries
Favorite song: "TKO" by Justin Timberlake
Outside interests: Hanging out with friends, playing baseball
Favorite professional team: Pittsburgh Penguins
Favorite college team: Penn State
Pro athlete most admired: Starling Marte
Best athlete I ever played with: Austin Cunningham
Best athlete I ever competed against: Clearfield's Christian Lezzer
Most influential person on my athletic career: My dad, Eric
Proudest athletic achievement: Winning the District 6 Class AA football championship
How I got my start in basketball: Playing biddy basketball at the Garver YMCA in second grade
Future goal: Winning district championships in basketball and baseball