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Federal Way Mirror Male Athlete of the Week for Jan. 21: Vaughn Weems

FWHS junior’s work ethic and commitment is evident in his play on the basketball court.

Federal Way High School junior Vaughn Weems, basketball, was selected as the Federal Way Mirror Male Athlete of the Week for Jan. 21.

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

A: Science.

Q: What additional activities/hobbies do you enjoy?

A: Basketball, drawing and video games.

Q: Person who has helped you succeed the most?

A: My mom, Lateka Williams.

Q: What is the best advice you’ve been given when it comes to your sport?

A: ““Stay focused,” from my grandpa.

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

A: Pre-game ritual: Wipe my hands on my jersey, tap my number and point to the sky. Post-game meal: Pizza.

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

A: “Bring The Hook” by YoungBoy Never Broke Again.

From the sidelines: Federal Way High School junior Vaughn Weems is well deserving of this Athlete of the Week recognition. His work ethic and commitment is evident in his play. What I am even more proud to acknowledge watching Vaugh bloom in his maturity with his approach to daily practice and leadership as a captain on and off the court.


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