Reporter Athlete of the Week: Marquis Gallegos

Lindbergh High School’s Marquis Gallegos, wrestling, was selected as the Renton Reporter’s Male Athlete of the Week for Jan. 25.

Q: What is your favorite subject in school?

A: Construction

Q: What other activities do you participate in?

A: Playing football

Q: Person who has helped you succeed the most?

A: My coaches —Coach Thompson (football) and Coach Pine (wrestling)

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

A: Pre-game: I listen to music for an hour. Post-game: I go to McDonald’s with my teammates.

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

A: “Roses,” by Benny Blanco ft. JuiceWRLD

From the Sideline

“Marquis has had a great senior season so far. He has gone 10-2 during the last week, winning both league matches. He has placed third in two tournaments, recently the Westberg Invitational in Ellensburg. In his 10 wins last week, he won by pin in seven of the 10 wins.”

— Coach Mike Pine