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D6 Athlete of the Week - Carson Maxey

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"Carson has an impeccable work ethic. He is always working to improve and grow as an athlete and as a leader. He is a great teammate and always has a great attitude." - Gus Aguirre, Boys Soccer Coach

Student Name: Carson MaxeyD6 Athlete of the Week Carson Maxey 2022

School: Frontier Academy

Grade: Senior

Sport(s): Soccer

Position(s): Center Midfield

Stats: This season - 1 goal, 5 assists, 6 shots on a goal

Tell us about your greatest athletic achievement to date:

"My greatest athletic achievement so far was going to the state finals as a sophomore. Then we returned to the playoffs last year, and we are returning again this year."   


What are your goals for this season? 

"To win state and bring home the trophy for the first time in Frontier history."


How do athletics make you a better student?

"Athletics keep me focused and develops my dedicated work ethic in all areas of my life."


What mental tool do you use when you're under pressure?

"I use my confidence in myself and my teammates, my fundamental skills, and rely on the instincts my coaches have instilled in me."


What is the best part about competing? 

"I love the fight of the competition."


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

"To play college level soccer while studying finance."


What advice do you have for younger athletes who want to join your sport?

"Coach-ability and hustle goes a long way."


What is your favorite song to listen to prior to competing?

"'Blue World' by Mac Miller." 


What is your go-to Pre-Competition food?

"Protein rich snacks."