Editor’s note: This is a regular feature profiling senior athletes at Bryant High School.
NAME: Emma Patrick
PARENTS: Jeff and Denise Patrick
SIBLINGS: Lindsey Landers (26), Erin Chism (29)
FAVORITE SUBJECT IN SCHOOL: Science
FAVORITE SPARE TIME ACTIVITY: Spending time with friends and family
FAVORITE FOOD: Frozen yogurt
FAVORITE MUSIC ARTIST OR GROUP: John Mayer
FAVORITE MOVIE: Billy Madison
FAVORITE TV SHOW: Keeping Up With The Kardashians
WHAT WAS YOUR FAVORITE TOY WHEN YOU WERE A KID? Barbies
WHAT ARE YOUR PLANS AFTER HIGH SCHOOL? Go to University of Arkansas, pre-med
OTHER THAN YOUR PARENTS, WHO’S HAD THE BIGGEST INFLUENCE ON YOUR LIFE? HOW HAVE THEY INFLUENCED YOU? My grandmother; she’s always encouraged me to be my best self.
WHAT’S YOUR FAVORITE THING ABOUT TENNIS? Getting to be active and meet others.
WHAT DO YOU THINK OF THE SEASON SO FAR? The season has been good.
WHAT’S YOUR STRENGTH AS A TENNIS PLAYER? My back-hand.
WHAT DO YOU WORK HARDEST IN PRACTICE TO IMPROVE? Serving.
WHEN YOU’RE THROUGH PLAYING TENNIS FOR BRYANT HIGH SCHOOL, WHAT DO YOU THINK YOU’LL LOOK BACK AND REMEMBER MOST FONDLY ABOUT THE EXPERIENCE? Just all of the memories I’ve made with everyone on the team.