Thomas Jefferson High School junior Artur Davidenko, track and field, is the Federal Way Mirror Male Athlete of the Week for April 28.
Q: What is your favorite subject/class in school?
A: Drum line.
Q: What hobbies do you enjoy outside of your sport?
A: Chess, drums and photography.
Q: Who is the person in your life that has helped you succeed the most?
A: My Mom and Dad have always supported me.
Q: What is the best advice you were ever given when it comes to your sport?
A: Never give up, be the hardest worker in the room.
Q: Describe your pre-game ritual and your favorite post-game meal.
A: Protein shake. You can’t go wrong with a protein shake.
Q: Song you currently can’t stop listening to?
A: “Blown Away” by Hillsong UNITED.
From the Sidelines: TJHS junior Artur Davidenko has an impressive 3.575 cumulative GPA as a junior. He is a captain and takes every opportunity to improve and compete. His work ethic and competitiveness have rubbed off on his teammates, which has led to building a positive team culture. He has qualities for the North Puget Sound League meet in seven track and field events.