St. Cecilia Academy News
Scarab Nation Athlete of the Week: Amelia Johnston
Amelia Johnston is the Scarab Nation Athlete of the Week. Amelia is a freshman and starting midfielder on the varsity soccer team. When asked about Amelia her coaches said, "Amelia is more than our leading scorer on the team. She plays with heart and aggression on every play. Even though she is usually the smallest player on the field, she has a big impact on the game." We sat down with Amelia to find out what makes her such an impactful player.
Question: How long have you been playing this sport?
Answer: Since I was about 5 years old.
Question: What do you love most about this sport?
Answer: Competing with my friends and teammates is so much fun.
Question: Who is your biggest rival?
Answer: Father Ryan
Question: Do you have any pregame rituals or traditions?
Answer: We always circle up so that our toes are touching and pray before each game.
Question: Do you have plans to compete collegiately?
Question: How close are you all as a team?
Answer: Very close. We always get together for team dinners.
Question: What are your goals for this season?
Answer: To continue to work hard and get better at defense.
Question: What do you attribute your success to?
Answer: Hard work and good coaching from Coach St. Charles.
Question: What is your favorite TV show?
Question: What is the top song on your playlist right now?
Answer: Anything by Noah Cyrus
Question: What is your favorite snack food?
Answer: Hot Cheetos
Question: What is your favorite pre-game meal?
Answer: I don't like to eat before a game.
Question: If you could have dinner with anyone in the world, dead or alive, who would it be?
Answer: My great grandmother, Memaw.
Question: What do you love most about being a Scarab?
Answer: It is such a friendly environment.