Female Athlete of the Week — District’s Choice: Victoria Delk

Thomas Jefferson’s Victoria Delk a role model for Raider gymnasts.

  • Tuesday, January 9, 2018 1:07pm
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Thomas Jefferson High School’s Victoria Delk, gymnastics, was selected as the Federal Way Mirror Female Athlete of the Week District’s Choice for Jan. 5.

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

A: History

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

A: Cross country, gymnastics, track and field, 4H, volleyball and basketball

Q: Person who has helped you succeed the most?

A: My twin because everything I’ve been through, so has she

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

A: Before every race or event, I pray to God and thank him for the wonderful opportunity

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

A: “Mistletoe,” by Justin Bieber

From the Sideline

“Victoria is TJHS’ selection due to her consistent scores, amazing attitude and team spirit,” Raider coach Jennifer Wortman said. “She’s one of the top all-around gymnasts who strives to be better every week. She is a role model for new gymnasts and has passion and drive for the sport, which makes her a very coachable athlete and fun to be around.”

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

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