The Neuse News athletes of the week
Quaheem Giggetts, Greene Central, track and field
Giggetts helped the Rams win their Eastern Carolina 2A track meet April 4 with several strong finishes. The senior ran anchor to help Greene Central win the 400-meter relay, and finished second in the 200-meter dash and long jump, along with third place in the 100-meter dash.
Favorite food: Hamburger pizza
Favorite musical artist: NBA Youngboy
One place he would like to travel to: Africa
Leading up to a meet, he: listens to music during his stretches to get prepared
Zy’kierah Andrews, Ayden-Grifton, track and field
Andrews had a strong ECC conference meet April 4, helping the Chargers win. The senior won the 200-meter dash and long jump competitions, and finished second in the high jump.
Favorite food: Shrimp
Favorite musical artist: Ella Mai
One place she would like to travel to: Hawaii
Leading up to a meet, she: says a prayer after doing her warmups