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ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Nicole Davis

Nicole Davis is a sophomore forward for GRC’s girls soccer team. Davis has scored seven goals on the season and added three assists. She picked up her first hat trick of her career in the team’s first-round game in the district tournament against Paris on Monday.

QUESTION: What’s your favorite part about soccer? DAVIS: My favorite part about soccer is being able to help my team win and make it as far as we can throughout the season.

Q: Did you set any personal goals before the season? D: My personal goal before the season is to always be better than I was the day before.

Q: Do you have any athletes you try to model your game after? D: I look up to some of the women on the United State National Team, I admire their hard work.

Q: What’s your favorite memory playing soccer? D: Making it to state last year.

Q: Who has had the most influence on your soccer career? D: All the coaches that have helped to make me into the soccer player that I am today. As well as my mother who always pushes me.

Q: Did you set any team goals before the season? D: To go further than we did last year and to hopefully win a state championship