Todd Beamer High School senior Darius Israel, basketball, was selected as the Federal Way Mirror Male Athlete of the Week for Dec. 10.
Q: What is your favorite subject/class in school?
A: Math with Ms. Young.
Q: What other activities/hobbies do you enjoy?
Q: Person who has helped you succeed the most?
A: My mom and Coach B.
Q: The best advice I’ve ever been given by a coach is:
A: “Be a student first,” and to stay focused on my grades.
Q: Describe your pre-match ritual?
A: Pre-game: I lay down and relax. Post-game: Chick-fil-A.
Q: Song you currently can’t stop listening to?
A: “Lick Back” by EST Gee.
From the sideline: TBHS senior Darius Israel is averaging 16 points per game and four rebounds while shooting an amazing 73% from the floor. Darius has a great attitude on the court and in the halls at school.