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Athletes of the Month: October

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Abby Hoyal

Grade: 10

Sport: Girls Tennis

Position: 1st varsity doubles

Years lettering: 1

GPA: 4.0

Stats: Won 4 matches in 2 years

Any other sport you play/played? Performing Ballroom

What made you successful? When I play a match, I put 110% effort into every point. My success comes from the support of my family.

Why tennis? It teaches me control, sportsmanship, and how to have a good mental game. It’s been in my family for years and ever since I was little, I knew I wanted to play tennis.

Plans after high school: I want to serve an LDS mission and attend BYU.

Pregame routine: I like to pump myself up by listening to music and getting into the right mindset. I also like to cheer with my team and get ready to go out and tear up the court!

Quote from coach Dyer: “Abby is one of the hardest working athletes on the team, and she always has a positive attitude. Abby’s also one of our captains; she gives everything she can for the team without complaining.”


Logan Anderson

Grade: 11

Sport: Cross Country

Years Lettering: 3

GPA: 3.9

Stats: Personal best for 3 mile races is 15:52.

Any other sport you play/played? Track

What made you successful? I have never been satisfied with my athletic ability, so I have always pushed to get better.

Why cross country? It has the best people in the school!

Plans after high school: I plan to go to college, hopefully on a scholarship. I have received a couple of offers, but I haven’t accepted any yet.

Quote from Rushforth: “Logan is a hard worker and he’s getting better every week.”

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Athletes of the Month: October