More Than The Score

January 06, 2007

Jessie Whiteside
Southern Fulton

What do you like best about your sport? "The feeling of accomplishment that you get and how proud you are of yourself and your team whenever you achieve a goal."

Your greatest accomplishment in your sport? "Winning District 5 when I was a sophomore."

Toughest individual opponent you have faced? Katie Doby from Fannett-Metal

Toughest team you have faced? "Rockwood my sophomore year."

Other sports? Outdoor Track

Pregame rituals? "We do a couple cheers as a team on the bus and before the game."

Besides your parents, the most influential person in your life? "My great-grandmother."

Person you'd most like to meet (alive or dead)? Michael Jordan

Favorite professional team? Pittsburgh Steelers


Favorite athlete? Ben Roethlisberger

Celebrity crush? Ashton Kutcher

Dream car? Mercedes

What I actually drive: Honda Civic

Favorite school subject? History

Least favorite school subject? Calculus

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