Federal Way Mirror Female Athlete of the Week for April 19: Madison Heck

TBHS junior breaks Kent Meridian Invite meet record in 100M hurdles.

Todd Beamer High School’s Madison Heck, girls track, was selected as the Federal Way Mirror Female Athlete of the Week for April 19.

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

A: My favorite class right now is communication 101.

Q: What other activities/hobbies do you enjoy?

A: I love photography, playing the ukulele, coaching gymnastics and mostly hanging out with friends.

Q: Person who has helped you succeed the most?

A: Not one person really, rather a group of people. My amazing family and friends who support me through all my athletic achievements. I would like to give a big shout out to my coaches, past and present, who have helped me to be who I am today.

Q: Do you have a pre­game/competition ritual or post­game tradition, and what is it?

A: Listening to good music, drinking coffee, and visualizing my routine before I compete.

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

A: “Happier” by Marshmello.

From the sideline: TBHS junior Madison Heck has won every 100M hurdle race this season in both tri-meets and invitationals. She broke the Kent Meridian Invite record with a 14.86 time in the 100M hurdles on March 30. She is currently ranked second in state in the 100M hurdles. She is a true scholar-athlete with a 4.0 GPA.