Todd Beamer High School junior Austin Steed, cross country, was selected as the Federal Way Mirror Male Athlete of the Week for Nov. 15.
Q: What is your favorite subject/class in school?
Q: What other activities/hobbies do you enjoy?
A: Hiking, basketball.
Q: Person who has helped you succeed the most?
A: Coach Bogatay.
Q: The best advice I’ve ever been given by a coach is:
A: “Take your easy days easy.”
Q: Describe your pre-game ritual and favorite post-game meal.
A: Pre-game: Listen to music. Post-game: Chick-fil-A.
Q: Song you currently can’t get enough of?
A: “Harden” by Lil Uzi Vert.
From the sideline: TBHS junior Austin Steed has been a cross country team leader all year and has placed 12th in the West Central District meet, qualifying him for the WIAA 4A state race for the second year in a row. His personal best time of 15:52:00 puts him at No. 2 All-Time in Todd Beamer’s XC history. His dedication and passion for running inspires both his teammates and coaches.