Auburn Reporter honors the Lions’ Nahaku, Martinez

  • Friday, February 8, 2019 9:30am
  • Sports
Kamana Nahaku and Ariana Martinez. COURTESY PHOTO

Kamana Nahaku and Ariana Martinez. COURTESY PHOTO

Auburn Mountainview High School’s Kamana Nahaku, wrestling, is the Auburn Reporter’s Male Athlete of the Week.

Q: What is your favorite subject in school?

A: Math with Ms. Schlagel.

Q: What other activities do you participate in?

A: Playing baseball.

Q: Person who has helped you succeed the most?

A: Dad.

Q: Do you have a pre- or post-game tradition? What is it?

A: Pre-game listen to music.

Q: Song you currently can’t get enough of?

A: “Middle Child” by J Cole.

From the Sideline

Kamana was the 126 pound NPSL sub-district champion last weekend at Auburn.

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Auburn Mountainview High School’s Ariana Martinez, gymnastics, is the Auburn Reporter’s Female Athlete of the Week.

Q: What is your favorite subject in school?

A: English and math.

Q: What other activities do you participate in?

A: Coaching gymnastics, working with kids.

Q: Person who has helped you succeed the most?

A: Sister Emily.

Q: Do you have a pre- or post-game tradition? What is it?

A: Pre-meet listen to music.

Q: Song you currently can’t get enough of?

A: Anything R&B.

From the Sideline

Ariana has been in the top three as an all-around gymnast in every meet this year. At the all-league meet, she scored a 9.6 on floor, her highest score this year. Watch for her to place in the top 10 at state and qualify for state finals.

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