Lawrence leads on the court
The basketball season at Heritage High School has kicked off with a bang. One standout player on the Varsity team is turning heads. Matthew Lawrence ’18 is averaging 18 points and 5 rebounds per game. Lawrence is attracting the attention of all sorts of people. But there is much more behind this star basketball player. Matt has been playing basketball for 7 years. He fell in love with the sport when he was introduced to basketball by his parents.
“When I first started playing, it was a great way to have fun and keep me busy,” says Lawrence.
Over the course of his basketball career, Lawrence has learned that if he wants something he needs to put in the work. His biggest inspiration is his personal trainer Nick Graham.
“My personal trainer is always pushing me to do better and constantly trying to help me improve my game,” states Lawrence.by
Alpine Club climbs to new heights
Heritage’s Alpine Club has kept busy since the start of the school year, taking their first hike up Goliath Peak on August 25. The kick off hike of the year offered new members a taste of what the club has to offer. Mr. Warren, Heritage Math Teacher, has been sponsoring the club for 18 years.
Track and Field hosts Liberty Bell amid exciting season
Every year around the end of April, Heritage hosts a huge track meet with about 40 schools participating. Organizing the event this year is the head track coach Mr. Tyler Knoblock, from the Physical Education Department.