Name: Aubreanna Traylor


School: Anna High School


Sport: Track and basketball


College plans: Brewton Parker College to study kinesiology


Superstitions, rituals or traditions before or after competing: Prayer


Song or music that prepares you for competition: “We Ready” by Archie Eversole


Favorite subject/class: Principles of technology


Favorite teacher and why: Mrs. Gonzalez, because she encourages me to be a better person and not give up.


Favorite coach and why: Tomika Crosby, because she motivates me to be the best person I can be.


Best teammate and why: Saniya Myers, because all we do is laugh together and that's my best friend.


Best high school sports memory: When we won the last basketball game to go to playoffs and after we turnt up in the locker room, including Baldia.


Best high school non-sports memory: Doing a walk through in the hall in front of everybody because myself and our track team made it to regionals in 2019.


What you love about your sport: Competition


Favorite sports movie and why: "Remember the Titans" because I love how the team came together for the love of the game and each other.


Describe your school’s Class of 2020: Unfortunately, there wasn't a senior year for the class of 2020 because of COVID-19.


Biggest lesson learned: Don't put off things for tomorrow that you can do today.


Biggest influence in your life: Tomika Crosby


Athlete you look up to: Kobe Bryant


Reaction to the season being canceled: Heartbroken. I had just recovered from an ankle injury and I was ready to dust these females (in track).


Message to your teammates: We all have talent! Use it and become the best person you can be.


Message to your freshman self: Take things seriously. You’re in high school now!


Thing you won’t miss at all: This virus.


Thing you will miss the most: Not being able to run track my last year of school.


Have a senior season student-athlete at Anna High School or Melissa High School that you wish to see spotlighted in coming weeks? Email their name, school, sport, contact information and a photo to lferguson@heralddemocrat.com.