Kentlake High School’s Alex Lopez, wrestling, was selected as the Covington Maple Valley Reporter’s Male Athlete of the Week for Dec. 21.
Q: What is your favorite subject in school?
Q: What other activities do you participate in?
A: Disc golf, soccer, video games, church
Q: Person who has helped you succeed the most?
A: My mom because she is always making sure I am taken care of and ready for my wrestling matches.
Q: Do you have a pre- or post-game tradition? What is it?
A: Visualize how my match will go and listen to music.
Q: Song you currently can’t get enough of?
A: “Baby Shark,” by Pinkfong (because it’s all my nephew listens to at the house)
From the Sideline
“Alex Lopez currently has a 10-0 record, he won the John Birbeck Classic and the Decatur Gator Invite. Alex is a team captain, a multi-sport athlete and a leader at Kentlake. His work ethic and leadership have put Alex in a position to be successful in school and beyond. He also won the Hammerhead Invitational Tournament last weekend.”