Phipps getting healthier

Name: Aubrea Phipps

School: Everett

Age: 18

Grade: Senior

Sport: Basketball

Athlete of the week achievement: Phipps had 15 points and 12 rebounds in a win over Southern Huntingdon and 19 points in a win over Chestnut Ridge.

Season update: Phipps averages 15.8 points and 7.8 rebounds per game. The Lady Warriors are 7-2 overall.

Coach Keith Moyer’s quote: “She’s a senior leader, and probably the most versatile player on the team. She is just coming back from an injury, so she still is not 100 percent. But she is definitely playing at a very high level.”

Favorite teacher: Mrs. Kline

Favorite subject: Physics

Favorite movie: “P.S. I Love You”

Favorite food: Fettuccine Alfredo

Favorite song: “Night Train” by Jason Aldean

Outside interests: Hunting, golfing, shopping

Favorite professional team: Pittsburgh Steelers

Favorite college team: Duke

Pro athlete most admired: Tim Tebow

Best athlete I ever played with: Homer-Center’s Katelyn Skinner

Best athlete I ever competed against: Delone Catholic’s Sierra Moore

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

Proudest athletic achievement: Reaching the 1,000-point milestone during my junior year

How I got my start in basketball: My dad got me started in elementary school

Future goal: “To play college basketball and get a degree in computer science.”