Athlete Of The Week: Makayla Adams, Lake-Lehman Field Hockey

September 26, 2016 GMT



Junior, Field Hockey

Hometown: Sweet Valley

Age: 16

Family: Mother, Ann; father, Tom; sister, Alysa; brother, Adam

Accomplishment: Adams scored both goals in the Black Knights’ 2-0 victory over Wyoming Seminary on Friday. With the win, Lake-Lehman remains the only unbeaten team in WVC Division 1. Adams also added one goal and three assists in a match against Wyoming Area on Wednesday.

Getting to Know Makayla

Favorite book: “To Kill a Mockingbird”

Favorite television show: “How I Met Your Mother”

Favorite musician: Justin Bieber

Favorite movie: “The Princess Bride”

Favorite actor: Leonardo DiCaprio

Favorite athlete: Michael Phelps

Favorite team: USA Field Hockey

Favorite food: Chick-fil-A

Favorite color: Pink

For Makayla, the best thing about field hockey is ... winning matches with her friends.

For Makayla, the most difficult part of playing field hockey is ... preparing during the preseason.

Away from field hockey, Mikayla likes to ... hang out with her friends.

If Makayla could switch places with any athlete for a day, she would switch with ... Simone Biles.

If Makayla could meet anyone in history, she would like to meet ... Walt Disney.

If Makayla could travel anywhere in the world, she would travel to ... Paris.

Makayla’s biggest fear is ... clowns.

In the future, Makayla ... plans to study business at Quinnipiac University, where she is committed to play field hockey.