Reporter Athlete of the Week: Derek Kersey

  • Saturday, November 10, 2018 9:30am
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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?

A: Calculus

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.”

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