Federal Way Mirror Male Athlete of the Week – District’s Choice: Jaden McDaniels

Eagle boys basketball player McDaniels averages 22 points a game.

  • Tuesday, January 9, 2018 1:08pm
  • Sports

Federal Way High School’s Jaden McDaniels, boys basketball, was selected as the Federal Way Mirror Male Athlete of the Week District’s Choice for Jan. 5.

Q: What is your favorite subject/class in school?

A: Science

Q: What other activities/hobbies do you participate in?

A: Play 2k on the Xbox, hang out with friends

Q: Person who has helped you succeed the most?

A: Mom, dad, brother and trainer

Q: Do you have a pre- or post-game tradition? What is it?

A: Listen to music

Q: Song you currently can’t get enough of?

A: All songs by Chief Keith

From the Sideline

“Jaden averages 22 points, 12 rebounds, five assists and five blocked shots per game,” Eagles coach Jerome Collins said. “He has helped lead the Eagles to a 6-0 start.”

The Athlete of the Week is sponsored by Eagle Tire, Federal Way Public Schools and Jimmy Mac’s Roadhouse.

More in Sports

Desna Cup celebrates soccer and culture in Federal Way

11th annual event runs Aug. 17-19 at Saghalie Park

Decatur grad joins pro soccer team in Sweden

Sierra Shugarts, a Federal Way native, scored her first goal with Motala AIF

Breanna Stewart’s extra work in the gym has been paying off on the court. Photo courtesy Seattle Storm
Path of the Storm

Freed from past mental weights, Breanna Stewart is setting the tone for the WNBA-leading Seattle Storm.

File photo from Seahawks Training Camp last year at the VMAC.
New process for purchasing single game Seahawks tickets

Registration required prior to ticket purchasing event

Federal Way athletes to take part in Special Olympics USA Games

Swimming, softball events to be held in Federal Way

Twin Lakes Golf and Country Club hosts Pepsi Northwest Women’s Open

Federal Way’s Claire Xu tied for low amateur honors

Federal Way middle-schoolers compete in district track and field meet

Illahee dominated all but one of the six divisions

Fourth of July walk/run to benefit mesothelioma research

The seventh annual Miles for Meso Washington Memorial 5K run/walk hits the… Continue reading

Federal Way Public Schools presents athlete Hall of Fame awards

Federal Way Public Schools on Monday evening inducted three new members into… Continue reading

Chopra, Still named Athletes of the Year

16 student-athletes were nominated for the honor

Thomas Jefferson High School athletes to sign with colleges

Eight students will continue their playing careers at the next level

Baseball players named to NPSL all-league teams

The 4A North Puget Sound League Olympic Division has announced its all-league… Continue reading