Beyond the Spotlight w/ Paige Seeley

Paige Seeley is competing in her senior season at Alma High School.

What sport(s) and position(s) do you play and how many years have you been on the Varsity team?

Volleyball, 2, outside hitter, basketball, 2, guard, track and field, 4, mid-distance

List any academic or athletic achievements you have earned during high school career (i.e. honor roll, all-conference, student council, all-state, etc.)

honor roll, track state finisher in the 800, 4×800, 4×400, honorable mention in volleyball and basketball, team academic all state in volleyball and basketball, 1st team all state in track, student council, academic letter, breaking a school record in track.

What do you enjoy most about competing in high school sports?

I love the team aspect of volleyball and basketball. Being able to depend on each other and win and lose together is also important to me. I also love playing and competing in the sports I love.

What is your best memory from HS sports so far, and why is it meaningful to you?

Breaking the school record by 6 seconds my sophomore year

What are you looking forward to most this upcoming season?

Although we have a very young team, I am excited to grow together, improve our skills, and become a top team.

What’s your go to pre-game/contest meal? Where do you get it from?

For dinner the night before a game or meet, I always load up on pastas. On the way to games, I eat a small sub with apples and Gatorade.

Who is your team’s biggest rival? What makes that rivalry special or different from the other teams you’ll face this season?

Freeland is our biggest rival. The games are always close and a great match up. We are both good teams.

What is one personal and one team goal that you have for this upcoming season?

Personal: Raise my hitting percentages Team: Win districts and never lose in 3 sets.

If you could go back in time and give yourself one piece of advice as a Freshman, what you would it be?

Take chances, never hold back, always be confident and do your best in all you do: school and athletics.