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


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.



Elizabeth Goodwin – class of 2021

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

Varsity Basketball, Varsity Tennis, Varsity Softball

What is your favorite inspirational quote and who said it?

“Do you know what my favorite part of the game is? The opportunity to play.” —Mike Singletary

Who is your favorite professional athlete & why?

Naomi Osaka – She continues to build herself up which leads to her defeating big names like Serena Williams.  She is a big inspiration to me because she has became successful in a short amount of time.

What is your favorite meal to eat?

Steak and baked potato

What is your favorite sports-related memory?

Tough b/c there are so many! But I will never forget during my 10th grade softball season we were playing Woodmont and there were 2 outs, bases loaded and we were up by one run.  The batter lined one at me in the outfield and I caught it and we won! This memory is special b/c Woomdont was the best team in the region and we beat them.

What is one thing on your bucket list?

To see the Northern Lights in Finland

What is one word that describes you & why?

Motivated: playing 3 sports taught me how to work hard and keep going

Where do you see yourself in 5 years?

In 5 years I see myself graduating and entering the workforce wherever that may be.


 Grantland Rogers- class of 2021 

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

Varsity Tennis

What is your favorite inspirational quote and who said it?

“For when the One Great Scorer comes To write against your name, He marks-not that you won or lost- But how you played the game.”- Grantland Rice

Who is your favorite professional athlete & why?

Stan Smith – he is a tennis legend, and I have been able to play on same of the courts named after him.

What is your favorite meal to eat?

I’m a sucker for a good, big, hearty sandwich

What is your favorite sports-related memory?

When I was a little kid playing tee ball, I got hit in the chest by a line drove and it knocked me down.  I got the game ball though!

What is one thing on your bucket list?

Do one of those giant ziplines across some great ravine in an exotic location

What is one word that describes you & why?

Dedicated – if something is important to me I tend to put a lot of energy into it.

Where do you see yourself in 5 years?

Working for a financial consulting firm, or working my way towards being a CFO of a Fortune 500 company