Editor’s note: This is a regular feature profiling senior athletes at Bryant High School.
NAME: Mikayla Douglas
PARENTS: Angela Douglas and Shawn Douglas
SIBLINGS: Kyle Douglas, he’s 21.
FAVORITE SUBJECT IN SCHOOL: Science
WHAT DO YOU LIKE TO DO IN YOUR SPARE TIME? Hang out with friends and be in the outdoors.
FAVORITE FOOD: Pasta and seafood
FAVORITE MUSIC ARTIST OR GROUP: Florida Georgia Line
FAVORITE MOVIE: Friday Night Lights
FAVORITE TV SHOW: Duck Dynasty
WHAT WAS YOUR FAVORITE TOY AS A KID? Bratz
WHAT ARE YOUR PLANS AFTER HIGH SCHOOL? Go to Henderson State University and study Special Ed teaching.
OTHER THAN YOUR PARENTS, WHO HAS HAD THE BIGGEST INFLUENCE ON YOUR LIFE? My brother; he’s an amazing role model and someone I can always look up to and talk to whenever I need to.
FAVORITE THING ABOUT CROSS COUNTRY: The team bonding and I just love running.
WHAT’S YOUR APPROACH TO A RACE (Strategy/Preparation)? To listen to music and get in the mode to run.
WHAT DO YOU THINK OF THE SEASON? It’s going really good. I’m sad I’m injured but I hope to recover soon. I have a strained tendon and I’ve been out for over a month now. I have an MRI tomorrow to see if I get to run or not.
WHAT’S BEEN THE HIGHLIGHT TO THE SEASON? Us winning.
WHAT’S IT GOING TO TAKE FOR THE TEAM TO BE SUCCESSFUL AT CONFERENCE AND STATE MEETS? More pack-running and focusing more.
AFTER YOU’RE THROUGH RUNNING CROSS COUNTRY AT BHS, WHAT DO YOU THINK YOU’LL REMEMBER MOST FONDLY ABOUT IT? Our team and how much I love them all.