Green Wave News · Sport Clips MVP Spotlight of the Month – January


Sport Clips MVP Spotlight of the Month


Each month the Sport Clips Spotlight will recognize our outstanding student-athletes who have accomplished great achievements or have demonstrated characteristics deserving of recognition. 

The following Easley High student-athletes are being acknowledged for their character, academic accomplishments, leadership skills, and service to others.



Lauren Brown – class of 2020

What sport(s) do you participate in at Easley High?

Spirit and Competition Cheerleading

What is your favorite inspirational quote and who said it?

“We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.”

― Maya Angelou

Who is your favorite professional athlete & why?

Wilma Rudolph – because even after being diagnosed with Polio, she did not stop doing what she loved

What is your favorite meal to eat?

All meals are my favorite and a blessing

What is your favorite sports-related memory?

Walking down the athletic hallway seeing everyone doing what they love to do . (Also TOUCHDOWNS on FNL!)

What is one thing on your bucket list?

Travel to all 50 States

What is one word that describes you & why?

Self Driven – because I always use my fails as encouragement and motivation to do better

Where do you see yourself in 5 years?

Graduated and in my own classroom teaching young children to believe in themselves

 



Malaki Calhoun – class of 2020

What sport(s) do you participate in at Easley High?

Varsity Football, Basketball, Soccer

What is your favorite inspirational quote and who said it?

“Hard work beats talent wen talent fails to work hard” – Tim Notke

Who is your favorite professional athlete & why?

Stephen Curry – because he is humble on and off the court

What is your favorite meal to eat?

Wings and Things from Zaxby’s

What is your favorite sports-related memory?

First time ever hitting a half court shot in the game

What is one thing on your bucket list?

To watch an NBA game in person

What is one word that describes you & why?

Humorous; because even in bad situations I can still make anyone laugh

Where do you see yourself in 5 years?

Playing professionally in one of my three sports