Athlete of the Week: Georgia Lee


Lejeune High School Girls Soccer - Junior

Q: Why do you think you were so successful finding the net four times in your first game?

A: My teammates helped me. They passed me the ball. They got around all the other players.

Q: What was the experience like playing youth soccer at Camp Lejeune?

A: It was really fun. I enjoyed it a lot because I just love soccer.

Q: You used to play lacrosse. Why are you no longer playing?

A: I’m focusing on soccer and tennis. I liked lacrosse. It was a fun sport, and playing with all the other girls was a lot of fun.

Q: What is your favorite restaurant?

A: Panera Bread.

Q: Soccer is an aggressive sport. How do you handle being smaller than the rest of the players?

A: I’m just confident, and I act like I’m bigger than they are even though I’m not.

Q: What is it like having a father in the Marine corps and moving around a lot?

A: It’s very hard, but I like getting the opportunity to live in different places and meeting new people, even though that can be really hard.

Q: When you’re not playing soccer, what do you like to do?

A: I’m always outside. I like hanging out with friends. We just go to each other’s houses and hang out and watch movies.