Decatur High School’s Ainsley Yoshizumi, fastpitch, was selected as the Federal Way Mirror Female Athlete of the Week for March 29.
Q: What is your favorite subject/class in school?
A: Math because Mr. Choi is awesome.
Q: What other activities/hobbies do you enjoy?
A: Hiking, walking my dog, kayaking, anything outdoors!
Q: Person who has helped you succeed the most?
A: My sister, Annia.
Q: Do you have a pregame/competition ritual or postgame tradition, and what is it?
A: Yes, napping.
Q: Song you currently can’t get enough of?
A: “Retro 88” by MadeinTYO.
From the sidelines: Decatur junior Ainsley Yoshizumi has started the season leading the team in hitting. She is a leader of the defense from her centerfield position. Ainsley has also stepped up as one of the team’s relief pitchers. Ainsley has earned a 4.0 cumulative grade point average in a rigorous college prep schedule including multiple Advanced Placement courses in the core subject areas. Ainsley has demonstrated leadership in her current elected position, Decatur High School Associated Student Body vice president.