Tahoma High School’s Kailey Pfieffer, basketball, was selected as the Covington Maple Valley Reporter’s Female Athlete of the Week for Jan. 25.
Q: What is your favorite subject in school?
A: Ceramics — I enjoy creating things out of clay. It is both relaxing and fun.
Q: What other activities do you participate in?
A: Throwing (javelin), hanging out with friends and family and volunteering at my church with the little kids.
Q: Person who has helped you succeed the most?
A: My parents — they are always encouraging me to both play my hardest and have fun.
Q: Do you have a pre- or post-game tradition? What is it?
A: Right before tip off, we huddle together as a team and get ourselves ready and hyped up for the game.
Q: Song you currently can’t get enough of?
A: “Don’t Stop Believin’” by Journey
From the Sideline
“Kailey is a hard working multi-sport student athlete who has a bright future ahead of her. She is a senior leader who comes to practice and games prepared and ready to compete. She gives her best effort for her teammates, family and coaching staff. She is also a dedicated student who excels in the classroom and will continue her education at Central Washington University next year with plans to go into early childhood education. It has been a true honor to be Kailey Pfieffer’s basketball coach this year.”
— Coach Peter Smith