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.
NOEL ANTHONY – SENIOR – CLARION
Parents Names: Bonnie and Robert Anthony
Sports Played: Volleyball, Basketball, Softball
Siblings: Reed and Ryan (both 22; Both were key players on Clarion’s 2017 PIAA runner-up baseball team)
Social Media Handles: Instagram- @_noelanthony_
2020-21 Highlights: Volleyball- All State Academic and State Champions. Softball- KSAC 2nd team infielder; D9and10Sports.com 1st team second baseman; PaHSSBCA 1st team Class 1A All-State second baseman
College Athletics plan if applicable: I am trying to play in college but I am not committed anywhere yet.
Q&A With Noel Anthony
D9and10Sports: How did you first get involved in sports and did you like it?
A: I got involved in volleyball because my friends wanted me to play in 8th grade and I thought it would be fun. I have been playing basketball and softball ever since I was 5. My family introduced me to the sports.
D9and10Sports: Who has been your biggest influence in life and why?
A: My brothers have made an influence in my life because not only were they both amazing athletes, but they were straight-A students and are very intelligent.
D9and10Sports: What is your favorite high school sports memory?
A: Winning the state championship for volleyball
D9and10Sports: What is your favorite social media platform and why?
A: Tiktok because I love the diversity of entertainment on the app
D9and10Sports: What would someone who is meeting you for the first time be surprised to find out about you?
A: I don’t like pizza or candy
D9and10Sports: If there was one period in history you could go back to, what would it be and why?
A: The 80s because the music was the best and there weren’t as many problems.
D9and10Sports: What will you tell your kids someday about living through the COVID-19 pandemic?
A: It was a time when America was very divided and there was so much anxiety and mental health issues especially with teenagers.
D9and10Sports: What is your ideal place to live? Country, City, Suburb and why?
A: Country because it’s private, there are beautiful sunsets, and you have room for farm animals.
D9and10Sports: Is there anything you wish we would have asked you? If so, what is the answer?
A: What’s my favorite thing to do in the summer- go tubing.