Boys Varsity Basketball, Coed Varsity Swimming · Siegel Scholar Athletes of the Month – February 2019

Congratulations to Emmy Tippett and O’Brien Gentry on being named Siegel’s Scholar Athletes of the Month for February 2019.

Emmy is a Junior on the Swim team.  She qualified for the State Swim Meet in the 200 Individual Medley.  She is funny, hardworking, caring.   Emmy has a 3.37 GPA.

O’Brien is a Senior on the Basketball team.  He is strong-minded, motivational, and generous.  O’Brien has a 3.2 GPA.


Name Emmy Tippett O’Brien Gentry
Sport(s) Swim Basketball
Grade 11 12
GPA 3.37 3.2
Athletic Honors Qualified for the State Championship Varsity Captain, varsity starter, and
Academic Honors In Spanish National Honors Society Honor roll, Dual enrollment student, HOSA member
Three words to describe yourself Funny, hardworking, caring Strong-minded, motivational, and generous
Toughest opponent Owen Langford myself
What you’re working on now I am working to improve on building strength in the weight room to become better in the pool. My sleep schedule
Best Sports Memories Anytime spent with my team. Beating the #1 team in our district
Favorite Food Mexican food Chinese
Favorite Ice Cream Chocolate or Coffee Cookies and cream
What’s on Your Playlist Drake and Post Malone Rap, country, and hip-hop
Most Embarrassing Thing on Your Playlist Thotiana but I’m not embarrassed. High School Musical
If You had one wish, what would it be? My wish would be that I could travel wherever and whenever I want. To become a doctor
What most people don’t know about you? I am proficient in speaking Spanish and want to become fluent. I am biracial
Your Favorite Class? Spanish Rehabilitation Services
If you could travel anywhere in the world, where would you go? Italy, Greece, or Spain France
Your Hero? My hero is my mom. Parents
Social Media you are on? Instagram and twitter Instagram, Twitter, and Snapchat
If you could have dinner with anyone dead or alive, who would that be? I would have dinner with Kylie Jenner. Micheal Jordan
If you could have any superpower, what would you have? I would be able to fly. Telekinesis
Your house is burning down and you can only take one thing out, what do you take? I would save my dog. Xbox