Athlete of the Week: Warren Briggs

Liberty High School’s Warren Briggs, swim, was selected as the Renton Reporter’s Male Athlete of the Week for March 1.

Q: What is your favorite subject in school?

A: Modern physics

Q: What other activities do you participate in?

A: 3D printing, card and tabletop games

Q: Person who has helped you succeed the most?

A: In swimming, John Skroch helped elevate me to the level I have achieved. In life, my grandfather Michael Gray has provided me with support and inspiration for who I’d someday like to be

Q: Do you have a pre- or post-game tradition? What is it?

A: Every time I race, I zone in with music and focus. After the race is all fun though and I try to ensure that I thank my competitors

Q: Song you currently can’t get enough of?

A: One Thing Leads to Another – The Fixx

From the sideline:

“I would like to nominate Warren Briggs. He won the 500 freestyle at the state meet last weekend and he came in second in the 200 free. He also anchored two of our top eight relays.”

— Kris Daughters, swim coach