Senior Profile: Jessica Newkirk

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:
Jessica Newkirk

SCHOOL:
Peebles High School

PARENTS:
Daniel Newkirk and Susan Priest

SPORTS PLAYED IN HIGH SCHOOL:
Track, Cheerleading,
Soccer

FAVORITE SPORT:
Track

FAVORITE THING ABOUT HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS:
Meeting new people at track meets

LEAST FAVORITE THING ABOUT HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS:
Conditioning

MOST MEMORABLE HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS MOMENT:
Winning the High Jump and the 4x at the league meet

FAVORITE MUSICAL ARTIST OR GROUP:
Russ or Sam Smith

PLACE YOU’D LOVE TO TRAVEL TO:
All around the world

YOUR FAVORITE MOVIE:
“The Great Gatsby”

YOUR FAVORITE TV SHOWS:
The 100, Criminal Minds

FAVORITE SCHOOL SUBJECT:
Math or FFA

FAVORITE SPARE TIME ACTIVITY:
Spending time with my friends

FAVORITE
RESTAURANT:
Texas Roadhouse

WOULD LOVE TO TRADE PLACES FOR A DAY WITH:
Mrs. Minton

FUTURE PLANS:
Attend Shawnee State and get my degree in AYA
education