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D6 Athlete of the Week - Colin Gilley

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“He has persevered through the adversity of shooting high at the beginning. While playing baseball and golf and carrying passing grades, he has cut his score down by 10+ strokes and continues to get better and put the work in to compete at a state level.” – Mitchell Miner, Northridge High School Golf Coach

Student Name: Colin Gilley D6 Athlete of the Week Colin Gilley

School: Northridge High School

Grade Level: Junior

Sport(s): Golf and Baseball

Position(s): #2 Position in Varsity Golf; Baseball - Utility (2B, SS, 3B, LF, CF, RF, P)

Stats: Golf - 10 rounds, AVG: 88, Ranked 31st for 4A Region 3)


What are some of your most memorable athletic accomplishments?

Leadership Award and lettered in baseball and golf. 

What are your goals for this upcoming season? 

My goals for this upcoming season is to shoot in 70's consistently and go to state. For baseball, I want to go to state and win it. 

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

One lesson I have learned from high school sports is that, "teamwork makes the dream work", as they say, and that anything can happen when a group or a team has a strong collective mindset. 

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

For a career, I want to be an engineer of some sort. As to where I'm getting that degree from, is still undecided. 

What is on your Pre-Game Music Playlist? 

R&B

What is your go-to Pre-Game food?

Breakfast burritos with green chili. 

Last show you binge-watched on Netflix? 

The Good Place