Federal Way Mirror Female Athlete of the Week: Raisa Pleasant

T.J. girls wrestling coach has high expectations for Pleasant in postseason.

  • Friday, January 12, 2018 3:31pm
  • Sports

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?

A: Math

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?

A: Father

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.

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