Makenna Fiscus | Tuscola women’ golf
Why she’s athlete of the Week: The sophomore both received outright or shared medalist honors at three occasions over the course of six days. Fiscus received the Central Illinois Convention Match particular person title with an 88 at Moweaqua Golf Course because the Warriors positioned first within the crew chase. She additionally tied for first with a 50 versus St. Teresa and Sullivan at Tuscola’s Ironhorse Golf Membership, and she or he earned a portion of first with a 53 towards Mahomet-Seymour at Mahomet’s Lake of the Woods Golf Course.
From Fiscus: “It positively means quite a bit (to win the CIC Match) as a result of that was one in all my large targets for this yr, and to perform it made me completely satisfied. I wasn’t certain how our crew was going to do as a result of 4 of our women have by no means performed golf earlier than (this season), however they’ve been placing within the work and deserved the win.”
I would like tickets to see … the John Deere Basic. We had been presupposed to go final summer season but it surely bought canceled due to coronavirus, so I positively need to go to that.
One film I might watch again and again is … “Magnificence and the Beast.” It’s been my favourite Disney film for a very long time.
If I might select one superpower, it could be … tremendous velocity, so I might get to locations quite a bit sooner.
The social media platform I exploit most is … Instagram. I identical to having the ability to see what’s occurring in my buddies’ lives who don’t dwell close to me.
My greatest pet peeve is … when folks stroll slowly in entrance of me within the hallway.
My favourite golf reminiscence is … positively successful convention as a crew and particular person, and going to the sectional final yr.
My most embarrassing golf reminiscence is … final yr at sectionals. I used to be hitting within the sand and I utterly mishit it, and it went into the car parking zone and hit a constructing and went all the way in which down the highway.
Earlier than an occasion … I heat up on the vary if they permit us to and I chip and putt, after which I speak to my buddies and look ahead to them to allow us to tee off.
After an occasion … I usually get completed earlier than all of my buddies, so I am going watch them end their matches. Then, if we’ve got a house meet, we go and eat Mexican meals.
In 5 years, I see myself … hopefully enjoying golf in faculty.
Honorable point out: Payton Armstrong, Hoopeston Space golf; Amelia Birge, Salt Fork golf; Anna Duden, Armstrong-Potomac golf; Claudia Larrison, Champaign Central tennis; Angelle Wrobel, Rantoul cross-country.
Izaiah Lusk | Bismarck-Henning/Rossville-Alvin boys’ golf
Why he’s Athlete of the Week: The senior posted a number of vital achievements in a one-week timeframe. He shot a career-low 34 in a quadrangular win at Danville’s Harrison Park Golf Course and tied for second with an 82 within the Vermilion Valley Convention Match, serving to the Blue Devils to the crew crown on the identical venue. Lusk additionally tied for second with 44 at Savoy’s College of Illinois Orange Course in a crew win versus Centennial and Urbana, and he tied for first with 41 in a overcome Danville at Danville’s Turtle Run Golf Membership.
From Lusk: “I’ve been feeling fairly good — aside from my drives. They haven’t been superb. My chipping and placing has been fairly good. (The convention match) was my lowest 18 holes this yr. I do know I can do higher, although. It means quite a bit (for the crew to win that occasion). We wished to do that all yr, and our subsequent objective is to win regionals.”
I would like tickets to see … an NBA sport with the Chicago Bulls. I’d like to go watch one.
One film I might watch again and again is … “Residence Alone.” It’s simply at all times been a childhood (favourite) film.
If I might select one superpower, it could be … to fly, to journey sooner.
The social media platform I exploit most is … Snapchat. It’s what all people makes use of now.
My greatest pet peeve is … chewing along with your mouth open.
My favourite golf reminiscence is … after I shot 34. It was my greatest rating, and I simply performed very well.
My most embarrassing golf reminiscence is … my first yr enjoying. I might barely hit the ball.
Earlier than an occasion … I’ll go to the driving vary, then go chip and putt for a superb 30, 45 minutes.
After an occasion … I’ll pray and thank God for what he did for me
In 5 years, I see myself … being a barber. My dad was a barber, and my mother did hair.
Honorable point out: Zach Courson, Mahomet-Seymour golf; Connor Engel, Gibson Metropolis-Melvin-Sibley golf; Wilson Kirby, St. Thomas Extra golf; Kyler Meents, Iroquois West golf; Drew Rogers, Sullivan golf.