Athlete Showcase: Niles’ Warren
Morgan Warren is a senior on the Niles track team.
What has been one of your greatest accomplishments as an athlete?
MW: Going to state as an individual.
What has been one of your biggest disappointments as an athlete?
MW: Not having more faith in myself like everyone else.
Who is a “hero” in your life and why?
MW: My hero is God. God has helped me overcome so many obstacles in sports and life.
When are you the most nervous while you are competing?
MW: Hearing the markings [distances].
Describe an embarrassing athletic moment.
MW: I threw a personal record my sophomore year and almost scratched it.
How do you tend to workout/train when by yourself?
MW: Playing other sports.
What other sport would you like to compete in if you were not playing yours?
Why are sports an important part of a high school experience?
MW: Help create bonds and life-long relationships with teammates and coaches.
How would you give away $50,000?
MW: Give it to people who are less fortunate.
If you could be the head coach of a team for a year, what team would you choose?
MW: Connecticut women’s basketball.
If I did not play sports, I would…?
MW: Help manage the sports.
If you could change one rule about your sport, what would it be?
MW: Getting out of the pit anywhere.
What is the best compliment you have ever received?
MW: When I throw, people are drawn to how elegant I am.
What was the scariest thing you have had to do? Are you glad you did it?
MW: Trying new events. I am glad I did it because it pushed me to be good at it and overcome it.
What was the last thing you saw someone do that really impressed you?
MW: Give up their last of something for someone else to be happy.
What is your favorite hobby? Why?
MW: Eating, because I learn to make new foods.
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