Federal Way Mirror Male Athlete of the Week for Dec. 14: Brandon Truong.

Federal Way Mirror Male Athlete of the Week for Dec. 14: Brandon Truong.

Federal Way Mirror Male Athlete of the Week for Dec. 14: Brandon Truong

TJHS swimmer earns district-qualifying times in 200 free, 100 fly.

Athlete of the Week:

Thomas Jefferson High School’s Brandon Truong, boys swim, was selected as the Federal Way Mirror Male Athlete of the Week for Dec. 14.

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

A: Math.

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

A: I am involved in math team and key club.

Q: Person who has helped you succeed the most?

A: My parents.

Q: Do you have a pre­game/competition ritual or post­game tradition, and what is it?

A: Pre-meets I like talking to my teammates and getting hyped.

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

A: “Would You” by Pink Sweat$.

From the sideline: Brandon has led TJHS to opening season wins over Auburn and Federal Way high schools. He has already set qualifying district times in the 200 free (1:57.74) and 100 fly (58.87). With his leadership, TJHS is hoping to win the NPSL title.

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