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Federal Way Mirror Female Athlete of the Week for Oct. 8: Lana Cory

TJHS junior Lana Cory is captain of the volleyball team.

Thomas Jefferson High School junior Lana Cory, volleyball, was selected as the Federal Way Mirror Female Athlete of the Week for Oct. 8.

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

A: History.

Q: What other activities/hobbies do you enjoy?

A: Reading and singing.

Q: Person who has helped you succeed the most?

A: My dad.

Q: The best advice I’ve ever been given by a coach is:

A: “Always give 100% effort.”

Q: Describe your pre-match ritual and your favorite post-match meal?

A: Pre-match: Getting focused and hyping my teammates up. Post-match meal: pizza.

Q: Song you currently can’t stop listening to?

A: “Voulez-Vous” by ABBA.

From the sideline: TJHS junior Lana Cory goes above and beyond as a player and a member of the volleyball program. She is a team captain and fits that criteria to a tee! She is always the first to help and encourage her teammates.


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