Steamboat Pilot & Today Athlete of the Week Colleen King
Thursday, September 24, 2009
Athlete of the week: Colleen King
Steamboat Springs High School senior Colleen King is this week's Steamboat Pilot and Today athlete of the week.
School: Steamboat Springs High School
Why King: King - playing full games for the first time since battling mononucleosis - had nine kills against Glenwood Springs and 17 kills and 17 assists against Rifle during Steamboat's 2-0 week.
Interesting fact: King always puts her left shoe on first before playing.
Quotable: "It was tough sitting a month and a half not getting to play full games. I wanted to come out and play better. The passion came out." - King