The featured athlete of this week is Daniel Jakes. Daniel is a sophomore. He is a member of the football, soccer, basketball, and the track & field team. Daniel has been playing sports for ” as long as he can remember.” When asked if he was taught any life lessons from playing sports Daniel replied, ” Sports have taught me to give a 100% at anything I do and to set high standards to achieve my goals.” Due to his outstanding hard work and dedication on and off the field, Daniel has been honored to be Delphi’s featured athlete of the week.
” Daniel is a blue-collared kid. He is simply a perfectionist.” said football coach Josh Strasser. Strasser went on to say, ” Daniel constantly devotes extra time to anything he does.”
The Athletic Department would like to thank Daniel for his effort and dedication as a student athlete.