Name: Abby Corey
School: Apple Valley
This week’s accomplishment: Corey had a big week, sweeping all six sets she played. She rallied from down 5-2 to a 7-6 (1) win against Serrano’s No. 1 singles player Elise Winward on Thursday. She wrapped up her day with 6-4, 6-1 wins against the top team in the High Desert. Against Oak Hills, Corey swept 6-1, 6-0, 6-2.
What do you like most about your sport: I like knowing that I am always in control of my shot.
How long have you been playing your sport and how did you get started: I started around 5 years old. My dad pushed me to do it.
Pregame ritual: I always make sure the new set of balls touch my racket first for good luck.
Most memorable sports moment: My most memorable sports moment would have to be winning the Hesperia tournament.
If you could be someone else for a day, who would it be and why: I would be Serena Williams. Who wouldn’t want to be the No. 1 tennis playing in the world?
Something most people don’t know about you: I’m super competitive, but very nice.
How would you spend $1 million: College tuition … and I would buy KFC
Where would you go if you could travel anywhere in the world: I would go to Australia.
If you had an extra hour every day, how would you spend it: Eating
What superpower do you wish you had: Super speed
Favorite class: AVID
Favorite sports team: San Francisco Giants
Favorite athlete: Buster Posey and Serena Williams
Favorite superhero: The Flash
Favorite TV show: “The Walking Dead”
Favorite movie: “A League of Their Own”
Favorite song: “Power Trip” by J. Cole
Favorite meal: Chicken
Favorite local restaurant: Louisiana Cajun Kitchen
Favorite app: Snapchat
Twitter handle: @Abby_Corey16
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