2012 Week One Female Athlete of the Week
August 21, 2012By Douglas Austin of El Dorado Springs High School
As a Senior, Elizabeth Clark is currently participating in her fourth year of softball. After graduation she plans to attend college and recieve her law degree. Her hobbies include playing softball, running, and spending time with friends and family.
Q. How long have you been playing softball?
A. Since I was about 6, playing t-ball.
Q. What position do you play?
A. Outfield, mainly center and left.
Q. Why did you choose to play softball?
A. My parents got me started and I have loved it ever since.
Q. Who is your favorite athlete?
A. Michael Phelps
Q. If you could change anything about softball practice what would it be?
A. The heat
Q. What do you expect from this years softball team?
A. A winning season, to beat Stockton, and District champs
Q. How do you show your leadership on the team?
A. I try to encourage as much as I can and work hard to set an example.
Q. If you could describe your coach in one word, what would it be?
Q. What is your pre-game preperation?
A. To get focused and listen to music
Q. As a senior how do you help the underclassmen improve in the sport?
A. I help them get where they need to be and lead by example so they have a better understanding of the sport. I find that very important because they are the future Varsity.