Senior Day — Gage Hendrickson

Recognizing our senior athletes from the almost 2020 spring season

Gage Hendrickson

Today’s senior is Gage Hendrickson of Youngsville track and field:

Parents: Brian and Carrie Hendrickson

Spring Sport: Track and Field

Position: Thrower

Coach: John Victor

Other Sports: Basketball

Favorite sports memories: Playing High School Basketball. Being part of the Eagles’ Nest. Representing Youngsville.

What is your favorite thing about being involved in sports? The team aspect of basketball because of the bond you create with your teammates. Also, the ability it gives you to get out of your typical home environment and do something you enjoy doing.

What will you miss most about high school sports? The friendships and the offseason grind. Spending tons of time with my best friends playing basketball.

What has living through this crisis as a high school senior taught you? Nothing is guaranteed and you should live every day to the fullest.

If you could travel anywhere in the world, where would it be? Stockholm, Sweden

Cats or dogs? Dogs

Favorite hobby? Playing hoops

Favorite social media platform? Instagram

If you could only have one artist/group on a repeat playlist, who would it be? Drake

What is something that people would be surprised to know about you? I skipped first grade

What is the best piece of advice that someone has given you? Work hard and the results will come.

Plans after graduation: Attend Westminster College to play basketball and major in Biology/Pre-medicine

Message to underclassmen: Work hard and you will be rewarded.


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