Federal Way Mirror Male Athlete of the Week for April 7: Avion McLemore

Todd Beamer junior is an exemplary track athlete and teammate.

Todd Beamer High School junior Avion McLemore, track and field, is the Federal Way Mirror Male Athlete of the Week for April 7.

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

A: Math.

Q: What hobbies do you enjoy outside of your sport?

A: Cooking, gaming.

Q: Who is the person in your life that has helped you succeed the most?

A: My older sister, AJ.

Q: If you could have dinner with anyone (living or from the past), who would it be? Why?

A: Lebron James so I could ask him what his motivation is.

Q: Describe your pre-game ritual:

A: Pray, listen to music, and just be thankful.

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

A: “Shay Shay” by YOUNG SLO-BE.

From the sidelines: TBHS junior Avion McLemore embraces the team element of track and field. He works hard to be his best at not only his individual events — the pole vault and the high jump — but also volunteers to run on relay teams when needed. At track meets, coaching staff always hear positive things from Avion toward the competition and himself. He exemplifies the values of sportsmanship and personal growth that Todd Beamer officials hope student-athletes develop when participating in track and field.