Athletes of the Week

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Ethan Duncan // Columbus East senior football player

Duncan completed 8 of 13 passes for 79 yards and a touchdown and carried six times for 116 yards and two scores in Friday’s 42-7 win at New Albany.

His performance last week: “I feel pretty good about it. They wanted to get me loose outside the pocket and see if I could get some green grass, and I think we did that.”

Do you do anything special to prepare? “If it’s an away game, I’ll watch film on the way.”

Favorite drink: “Mango Body Armors”

Favorite food: “Potato soup”

Favorite class: “Accounting”

Favorite sports team: “Alabama”

Favorite athlete: “LeBron James”

Role model: “My grandpa (Jim Duncan)”

Best advice: “Dreams don’t come true. They’re made true.”

Athletics goal: “To make All-Conference.”

If you could travel anywhere: “Monaco because of the Monaco Grand Prix for F-1.”

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Norah Dwenger // Columbus East senior soccer player

Norah Dwenger

Dwenger netted two goals and an assist in a 9-0 win against Jennings County, then had another two goals and an assist in Saturday’s 5-0 win at New Albany.

Her performance last week: “I’m pretty happy with it. The team is starting to play together more, and I was happy with the way I played.”

Do you do anything special to prepare? “I usually just listen to music.”

Favorite drink: “Iced coffee.”

Favorite food: “Sushi”

Favorite class: “Biology”

Favorite sports team: “US Women’s National soccer team”

Favorite athlete: “(National team soccer player) Mallory Pugh”

Role model: “My brother Sam”

Best advice: “Hard work beats talent.”

Athletics goal: “To play soccer in college.”

If you could travel anywhere: “Australia, because of the wildlife that they have there.”