Federal Way Mirror Athlete of the Week for Dec. 10: Darius Israel

TBHS senior on the basketball team is averaging 16 points per game.

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?

A: Shopping.

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.