Athlete Showcase: Gage Williams
Published 10:07 pm Thursday, November 19, 2015
What has been one of your greatest
accomplishments as an athlete?
GW: All-state in soccer.
What has been one of your biggest
disappointments as an athlete?
GW: Not winning districts in wrestling.
What has been a hardship in your life?
GW: Being small.
Who is a “hero” in your life and why?
GW: Dad and mom always going out of their
way for me.
When are you the most nervous while you
Describe an embarrassing athletic moment.
GW: Missing a ball at Bangor.
How do you tend to workout/train when
GW: Run and lift weights. Practice shooting.
What other sport would you like to compete in if you were not playing yours?
Who would you say is your “biggest fan?” Why?
GW: My sister. She always supports me.
How would you give away $50,000?
GW: The American Cancer Society.
If you could be the head coach of a team
for a year, what team would you choose?
GW: Notre Dame.
If I did not play sports, I would…?
GW: Focus more on academics.
What is the most challenging thing for you to do in your sport?
GW: Finishing free kicks.
If you could change one rule about your sport, what would it be?
GW: No handballs.
What is the best compliment you have ever received?
GW: Being a great team player.
What was the scariest thing you have had to do? Are you glad you did it?
GW: Marking the best player. Yes.
What was the last thing you saw someone do that really impressed you?
GW: In our last loss our captain Ricky (Lucio) held his head high.
What is your favorite hobby? Why?
GW: Soccer. That is what I love to do.
Choose one word to describe yourself: