Athlete of the Week: Jenna Knight

Mercedes Madlock, Sports Writer

Jenna Knight is our athlete of the week this week. Jenna is a sophomore for the Braves and has 3 varsity letters in Cross Country, Basketball, and Soccer. Jenna is the top goalscorer this season. 

How long have you played soccer?

I’ve been playing since I was 2 or 3.

What position do you play?

The main position I’ve been playing recently is forward. 

What position is your favorite position?

Either forward or midfielder.

What do you think of high school soccer so far?

I think this season is going pretty good. It’s very different going from playing club to high school, but I’ve made so many relationships so far. 

What has been your favorite memory so far? 

The best moment so far for me was in Ottawa when I scored 5 goals in that game. I’ve never scored that many in a game ever. 

Are you planning on playing soccer after high school? 

My goal is to go to college for soccer. 

What other sports do you play?

I also run cross country and track, I’ve played softball and basketball as well. 

How many goals have you scored this season?

So far I’ve scored 20 goals in 10 games.

How do you feel about this season?

This season is going way better than I thought it would go. I’m really looking forward to the rest of the season.