The Tribune’s Athletes of the Week sponsored by Bob Poynter of Seymour

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Avery DeHart, Seymour gymnastics, senior

Accomplishments this past week: DeHart advanced to the Columbus East Regional on Bars.

Were you able to perform to your fullest potential this past week?

"No, I am still competing on an ankle injury. It’s been very difficult to get through my beam routine as well as my floor routine without being in pain."

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What did you do well?

"I stayed positive throughout the obstacles thrown at me and I performed the the best of my ability."

Do you do anything special to prepare?

"Before the meet on the bus I’ll usually go through my routines in my head." 

Favorite drink: Apple Juice

Favorite food: Shrimp

Favorite music artist: Ariana Grande

Favorite book: "The Secret Garden"

Favorite class: English

Role model: Mom

Best advice?

"No matter what your situation is, look at the good things in life. Stay positive, and never give up." 

If you could travel anywhere and why?

"Paris, France. To see the Eiffel Tower and the Louvre Museum." 

Athletic goals?

"I would like to advance to State in Bars. As well as either run track at Hanover or do cheer/gymnastics at IU."

Logan Brewer, Crothersville basketball, senior

Accomplishments this past week: Brewer scored 30 points in a win over Medora, 31 points in a win against International School of Indiana, and 35 points in a one-point loss to Austin.

How were you able to perform to your fullest potential this past week?

"By working hard during practice and leaving everything I have out on the court."

What did you do well?

"I was able to read my teammates and the defense well to the point where I was able to find the gaps, and score some points."

Do you do anything special to prepare?

"I listen to music, go over the game plan one more time, and focus."

Favorite drink: Water

Favorite food: Doughnuts

Favorite musician: Ed Sheeran

Favorite book: CHERUB

Favorite class: English

Role model?

"Anyone who has influenced my life in a positive or negative way. Some people include my mom and dad, my coaches, my teaches, and my friends."

Best advice?

"Make sure you take advantage of every moment you have with someone. Life could be so short for some, so make every moment with someone like it could be your last."

If you could travel anywhere and why?

"Anywhere south. I hate the cold, and if there’s any chance I would move south without any questions asked as long as its 75 degrees or higher in the winter."

Athletic goals?

"Play college basketball."

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