Kentwood High School’s Derek Kersey, football, was selected as the Covington Maple Valley Reporter’s Male Athlete of the Week for Nov. 9.
Q: What is your favorite subject in school?
Q: What other activities do you participate in?
A: I also wrestle and enjoy tutoring.
Q: Person who has helped you succeed the most?
A: My brother Travis
Q: Do you have a pre- or post-game tradition? What is it?
A: Listen to some Red Hot Chili Peppers — perfect blend of relaxing and pumping.
Q: Song you currently can’t get enough of?
A: “Drip Too Hard” by Lib Baby & Gunna
From the Sideline
“Derek Kersey is a starting center for the Conks. He is a hard worker who pushes his teammates and peers to be the best they can be. He has a 3.8+ GPA, is a two year starter and is also a wrestler.”