Reporter Athlete of Week: Kailey Pfieffer

  • Thursday, January 24, 2019 2:31pm
  • Sports

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

More in Sports

Reporter Athlete of the Week: Chase Canning

Kentwood High School’s Chase Canning, swim, was selected as the Covington Maple… Continue reading

Reporter Athlete of the Week: Ashley Yang

Kentwood High School’s Ashley Yang, gymnastics, was selected as the Covington Maple… Continue reading

COURTESY PHOTO, Brian Liesse, T-Birds
                                The Thunderbirds’ Matthew Wedman celebrates his game-winning overtime goal against Medicine Hat at the accesso ShoWare Center on Saturday night.
Thunderbirds tame Tigers in overtime

Wedman scores game-winning goal in 4-3 victory over Medicine Hat

Junior guard Alphonse Oywak goes up for a basket during the second half of the loser out game Wednesday. Photo by Sarah Brenden
Conks season ends with district loss

With a break in the winter weather Wednesday, the Kentwood Conquerors and… Continue reading

Bears win final regular season meet of season

The Tahoma Bears gymnastics team is 2-1 in league and overall this… Continue reading

Reporter Athlete of the Week: Colton Natwick

Tahoma High School’s Colton Natwick, swim, was selected as the Covington Maple… Continue reading

Reporter Athlete of the Week: Gracie Johnson

Tahoma High School’s Gracie Johnson, cheer was selected as the Covington Maple… Continue reading

Kentwood wrestlers rule league tournament mats

Kentwood, behind six individual champions, captured the North Puget Sound League Cascade/sub-distinct… Continue reading

Reporter Athlete of the Week: Jabril Muhammad

Kentwood High School’s Jabril Muhammad, wrestling, was selected as the Covington Maple… Continue reading

Most Read