Federal Way Mirror Female Athlete of the Week for Feb. 28: Liz Duran

Federal Way Mirror Female Athlete of the Week for Feb. 28: Liz Duran

Thomas Jefferson junior places fourth in state at girls wrestling championship tournament.

Thomas Jefferson High School junior Liz Duran, wrestling, was selected as the Federal Way Mirror Female Athlete of the Week for Feb. 28.

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

A: English.

Q: What other activities/hobbies do you enjoy?

A: I really just enjoy wrestling and working out.

Q: Person who has helped you succeed the most?

A: Coach Muraki, coach Pleasant and my brother.

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

A: “Just give me six minutes, I believe in you.”

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

A: My pre-match would be to put on my headphones and cancel out my surroundings to focus on my mentality. My favorite post-match meal is a burger and a milkshake.

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

A: “In the Night” by The Weeknd.

From the sideline: Thomas Jefferson High School junior Liz Duran, after placing 2nd at regionals, made it to the semi-finals at the WIAA 4A XXXII Mat Classic State Tournament last weekend. Liz ended up finishing in fourth place for Thomas Jefferson High School, making her the highest placing Raider at the tournament. She led TJHS to an 11th place team finish out of 95 teams.


Talk to us

Please share your story tips by emailing editor@federalwaymirror.com.

To share your opinion for publication, submit a letter through our website https://www.federalwaymirror.com/submit-letter/. Include your name, address and daytime phone number. (We’ll only publish your name and hometown.) Please keep letters to 300 words or less.

More in Sports

Courtesy photo
Federal Way Mirror Female Athlete of the Week for May 27: Alisuandra Hardwell

TBHS senior is a key player on the basketball team and received a full-ride scholarship to play in college.

Courtesy photo
Federal Way Mirror Male Athlete of the Week for May 27: Kwame Amissah-Arthur

TBHS senior is captain of the boys soccer team, recently scored two goals in game defeating Kent Meridian.

Courtesy photo
Federal Way Mirror Female Athlete of the Week for May 20: Sophia McDonald

TJHS senior is ranked first in the league for the 100 meters.

tsr
Federal Way Mirror Male Athete of the Week for May 20: Kort Baker

TJHS freshman played key role in baseball team’s recent win over Auburn Mountainview.

Nick Oberst. Courtesy photo
Federal Way student wins WIAA scholarship

Senior Nick Oberst is a tennis player at Federal Way High School.

tsr
Federal Way Mirror Male Athlete of the Week for April 29: Jacob Luft

TBHS student is a senior captain of the baseball team.

tsr
Federal Way Mirror Female Athlete of the Week for April 29: Kelee Miller

TBHS junior is a shining star on Todd Beamer’s softball team.

tsr
Special Olympics Washington seeks volunteers for upcoming aquatic competitions

Events taking place at the Weyerhaeuser King County Aquatic Center April 23-24.

Most Read