Auburn Reporter Female Athlete of the Week: Madelyn Shaw

Shaw scored 37 points over two games this season.

The Auburn Reporter’s female athlete of the week for Dec. 15 is junior Madelyn Shaw of Auburn Mountainview High School, basketball.

Q: What is your favorite subject/class in school?

A: History

Q: Name your Mount Rushmore (Top 4) of Movies?

A: How to lose a guy in 10 days, Hercules (Disney version), High School Musical and Pitch Perfect

Q: Who is the person in your life that has helped you succeed the most?

A: My dad has helped me succeed the most because he has always pushed and motivated me to be the best player I can be.

Q: You’re on a long road trip, you stop at a gas station. You get one drink and one snack. What are you choosing?

A: Skinny pop popcorn and Watermelon Celsius

Q: Describe your pre-game ritual

A: Before going into the locker room, I have my headphones in and playing my pre-game playlist while I visualize the game and what I need to do. Once in the locker room, I’m with my teammates playing music and getting ready for the game and then finally while the national anthem is playing, I say a prayer before the game begins.

Q: Song you currently can’t stop listening to?

Christmas Tree Farm by Taylor Swift

From the sidelines: Madelyn had 14 points and 5 rebounds in a loss to Tahoma and followed it up with 23 points, 11 rebounds and 4 assists in the Lions first win vs TJ. She is shooting 64% from the field this season