SPORTS EDITOR’S NOTE: Each week, The People’s Defender will profile an Adams County senior student/athlete so our community and readers can get to know better these outstanding young people who participate both in athletics and academics in their high school.
NAME: Austin Smith
SCHOOL: Manchester High School
PARENTS: Terry and Mindy Smith.
SPORTS PLAYED IN HIGH SCHOOL: Basketball.
FAVORITE SPORT: Basketball.
FAVORITE THING ABOUT HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS: Winning.
LEAST FAVORITE THING ABOUT HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS: Losing.
MOST MEMORABLE HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS MOMENT: Playing in the Convo my freshman year.
FAVORITE MUSICAL ARTIST OR GROUP: MGK.
PLACE YOU’D LOVE TO TRAVEL TO: Dominican Republic.
FAVORITE MOVIE: “Coach Carter.”
FAVORITE TV SHOWS: Sportscenter.
FAVORITE SCHOOL SUBJECT: History.
FAVORITE SPARE TIME ACTIVITY: Shooting basketball.
FAVORITE RESTAURANT: O’ Charleys.
WOULD LOVE TO TRADE PLACES FOR A DAY WITH: Stephen Curry.
FUTURE PLANS: Go into the field of Sports Medicine.
COMING THIS WEEKEND: Kayla Clough from Peebles High School.