Thomas Jefferson Raiders boys tennis player Matthew Arnold was nominated and selected as the Federal Way Mirror Athlete of the Week for Sept. 15.
Q: What is your favorite subject in school?
A: A.P. calculus
Q: What other activities do you participate in?
A: Honor Society, Boy Scouts
Q: Person who has helped you succeed the most?
A: Coach Andrew Buchan
Q: Do you have a pre or postgame tradition? What is it?
A: Before my match, I clear my mind and focus on what I have to do to play well.
Q: Song you currently can’t get enough of?
A: None really.
From the Sideline
“Matthew Arnold played No. 1 singles for TJ and won both of his matches last week helping the Raiders to a early 2-0 record and first place in league standings,” Thomas Jefferson tennis coach Andrew Buchan said. “Matthew won his match versus Enumclaw and Todd Beamer, beating the Titans’ No. 1 player who placed fifth at state doubles last year.”