Federal Way Mirror Male Athlete of the Week for Nov. 19: Zechariah Siva

DHS senior and team captain is a four-year starter on Decatur’s football team.

Zechariah Siva. Courtesy photo

Zechariah Siva. Courtesy photo

Decatur High School senior Zechariah Siva, football, was selected as the Federal Way Mirror Male Athlete of the Week for Nov. 19.

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

A: My favorite class is Incubator Entrepreneurship with Mr. Forbes.

Q: What additional activities/hobbies do you enjoy?

A: I enjoy sleeping.

Q: Person who has helped you succeed the most?

A: James Seumaalaa and Matt Vaeena.

Q: What is the best advice you’ve been given when it comes to your sport?

A: “Nobody’s going to feel sorry for you.”

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

A: My pre-game ritual consisted of a gallon of water and a Pedialyte, and listening to music. My post-game meal is IHOP.

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

A: “Mind Playing Tricks on Me,” by Geto Boys.

From the sidelines: DHS senior Zechariah Siva completed his fourth season as a offensive and defensive line starter in Decatur’s football program. Last season, he was selected by the NPSL coaches on their All-League Teams. He was a unanimous decision to represent Decatur’s team in the role of captain based on his leadership on and off the field. Zechariah will also be a four-year participant in Boys Wrestling and Track & Field. Zechariah has challenged himself with a college prep schedule including Running Start courses.

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