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Bauer shows leadership

Female Athlete of the Week

Name: Jenna Bauer

School: Central Cambria

Age: 18

Grade: Senior

Sport: Basketball

Athlete of the week achievement: Bauer collected eight points and nine rebounds in a 63-57 win over Shady Side Academy in the PIAA Class 3A second round and had 15 points and eight rebounds in a 69-35 win over Beaver in the PIAA quarterfinals.

Season update: Bauer averaged 10.2 points and 8.0 rebounds per game for the Lady Red Devils.

Coach Brittany Sedlock’s quote: “Jenna has played a huge role on this team from the moment she came up as a freshman. She has worked hard to expand her game from inside to outside. She is a rebound machine, but most importantly she is a leader on and off the court. She brings everyone together. She’s been a joy to coach for four years.”

Favorite teacher: Mr. Cirelli

Favorite subject: Math

Favorite movie: “Step Brothers”

Favorite food: Spaghetti

Favorite song: “Middle Child” by J. Cole

Outside interests: Volleyball, track and field

Favorite professional team: Pittsburgh Penguins

Favorite college team: Penn State

Pro athlete most admired: Steph Curry

Best athlete I ever competed against: Bishop McCort’s Haley Thomas

Most influential person on my athletic career: My parents and coaches

Proudest athletic achievement: Making the final four in the PIAA state playoffs

How I got my start in basketball: Playing in the YPCC league in second grade

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