Federal Way Mirror Male Athlete of the Week: Peter Erickson

FWHS senior leads boys basketball team in play and through leadership.

Federal Way High School senior Peter Erickson, basketball, was selected as the Federal Way Mirror Male Athlete of the Week for Jan. 24.

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

A: P.E. class.

Q: What other activities/hobbies do you enjoy?

A: Basketball, hanging with friends and family.

Q: Person who has helped you succeed the most?

A: My dad, Peter Erickson, and my mom, Stefanie Sanders.

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

A: “Keep shooting.”

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

A: Pre-game ritual – Eats chicken fried rice and gets rest. Post-game meal – Chick-fil-A.

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

A: “Speak 4 Em” by Moneybagg Yo.

From the sideline: Federal Way High School senior Peter Erickson has been playing at a high level and continues to improve on all areas of his game on the boys’ varsity basketball team. His on-ball defense and leadership have made big improvements this season. Most importantly, he has been a great teammate by displaying a constant stream of encouragement and support for his teammates. His hard work and team-first play do not go unnoticed.