Athlete of the Week: Alyssa Triner, Lakota West

Alyssa Triner
Alyssa Triner

Name: Alyssa Triner

School: Lakota West High School

Sport: Softball

Class: 2019

Age: 17

Claim to fame: Defending the hot corner.

Bet you didn’t know: I moved to West Chester from Chicago.

Toughest opponent/why: Mason; They’re by far the quickest team I’ve played which pushes me to cover more and be quicker as well.

Favorite book: The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath

Favorite movie: Moana

Favorite TV show: The Bachelorette

Favorite musical artist: Dan + Shay

Favorite pro athlete/why: Kris Bryant, plays third base as well and nice to look at.

Favorite smell: Pizza

Favorite home cooked meal: Mostocholi

Game day rituals: Pray before each game.

Person who would play me in a movie/why: Blake Lively because of her outgoing personality.

Words you live by: Every day may not be good, but there is something good in every day.

Biggest influence/why: My sister Tiffanie. She works so hard to better herself and I look up to her more and more every day.

I am most annoyed by: Slow drivers

You can’t live without: Ice cream

Most embarrassing moment: Tripped over shoe laces in mid-play.

In 10 years, I’ll be: Running my own Dermatology practice in Florida.

Best thing about softball: Pushes me beyond my limits to make me a better athlete and person.

Worst thing about softball: Losing the seniors every year and having to start fresh.

Vegetable I just won’t eat: Brussels sprouts.

Favorite junk food: Ice cream

Favorite school subject: English

Last DVD or video game I bought: Just Dance

Person whose brain you’d like to pick: Keith Castner

Love to trade places for a day with: Blake Lively

When I’m bored, I like to: Watch netflix

Worst habit: Crack my knuckles

On your bedroom walls: Pictures, Varsity letters, Home run balls.

Talent I’d most like to have: Sing