Thomas Jefferson High School’s Raisa Pleasant, girls wrestling, was selected as the Federal Way Mirror Female Athlete of the Week for Jan. 12.
Q: What is your favorite subject/class in school?
Q: What other activities/hobbies do you participate in?
A: Hiking, camping, watching Netflix and playing board games with family
Q: Person who has helped you succeed the most?
Q: Do you have a pre- or post-game tradition? What is it?
A: I usually just visualize how the match will go and afterward see how differently I pictured it versus how it really went and understand why it was different or similar
Q: Song you currently can’t get enough of?
A: “Lemon,” by N.E.R.D. and Rihanna
From the Sideline
“WIAA state placer Raisa Pleasant placed second at the 2018 Girls Kelso Invitational at the 110-pound weight class,” coach Jeff Muraki said. “She is a leader … and we have high expectations for her this upcoming postseason.”
The Athlete of the Week is sponsored by Eagle Tire, Federal Way Public Schools and Jimmy Mac’s Roadhouse.