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D6 Athlete of the Week - Benjamin Williams

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"Ben is our senior head captain. He qualified for state at #2 singles, and is now a 3 time state qualifier. He qualified at #1 D6 Athlete of the Week Benjamin Williams Greeley West High School doubles in 5A as a sophomore, #3 singles in 5A as a junior, and now #2 singles at 4A as a senior. He is our first 3 time state qualifier in over 3 years. Ben has helped redefine the program and brought a culture of success to the team. His positive leadership and ability to adapt to different situations have made him the ideal Spartan. I also have him in forensic science, and he is one of our top academic students and leaders in the classroom. I am very lucky to have had the opportunity to coach and teach Ben, and am very proud of everything he has accomplished for Greeley West." - Ryan Pace, Greeley West High School Head Tennis Coach

Student Name: Benjamin Williams

School: Greeley West

Grade Level: Senior

Sport(s): Tennis

Position(s): #2 Singles

Stats: 9-4


What are some of your most memorable athletic accomplishments?

A couple of my most memorable accomplishments would be qualifying for state 3 out of my 4 years, winning Windsors hosted tournament my sophomore year, taking 2nd place in our regional tournament twice in a row. 

What are your goals for this upcoming season? 

Going forward, I think I'm going to play tennis in college and play some more tournaments. 

What is one lesson you have learned from playing high school sports?

That you perform the best if you always keep a calm head and stay focused. 

What are your career or college plans after you graduate high school? 

I'm probably going to go to college in state like UNC or UCCS. 

What is on your Pre-Game Music Playlist?

Something to hype me up like Chief Keef or Playboi Carti. 

What is your go-to Pre-Game food?

Bananas

Last show you binge-watched on Netflix? 

The Flash