D9and10Sports.com is highlighting returning high school student-athletes this summer. The year in school listed next to the athlete’s name is the year the athlete is entering this fall.
AUDREY FRIEDMAN – SENIOR – FORT LEBOEUF
Parents Names: Laura and Erick Friedman
Sports Played: Volleyball and Track and Field
Siblings: Mason (13)
Social Media Handles: Instagram is @_a_u_drey
2020-21 Highlights: First-team All-Region volleyball, Track and Field D10 All-Star, Track and Field first-team All-Region in javelin and second team in shot put; Earned a state medal in the javelin by finishing fourth; Won the national championship in the javelin in the women’s 17-18-year-old division at the 2021 USA Track and Field National Youth Outdoor Championships in June
College Athletics plan if applicable: I hope to play some form of sports in college but haven made any kind of decisions yet.
Q&A With Audrey Friedman
D9and10Sports: How did you first get involved in sports and did you like it?
A: I played basketball when I was in first grade and have been playing various sports since then but I’ve always been someone who likes to make things into competition which makes the sports scene really enjoyable.
D9and10Sports: Who has been your biggest influence in life and why?
A: My parents are the biggest influence in my life they’ve always encouraged me to try things I was nervous to and have always been here to support me.
D9and10Sports: What is your favorite high school sports memory?
A: One of my favorite memories is breaking the school record and helping my team win our region this year.
D9and10Sports: What is your favorite social media platform and why?
A: Snapchat I like being able to text my friends and see them at the same time.
D9and10Sports: What would someone who is meeting you for the first time be surprised to find out about you?
A: My favorite subject is math.
D9and10Sports: If there was one period in history you could go back to, what would it be and why?
A: I would go back to see the first Olympics.
D9and10Sports: What will you tell your kids someday about living through the COVID-19 pandemic?
A: It’s important to stay connected with people you care about even when you can’t see them in person.
D9and10Sports: What is your ideal place to live? Country, City, Suburb and why?
A: The country because you have more space outside.