Smart Jock: Haleigh Higgens January 15, 2009
Editor’s Note: The Daily Sentinel Student-Athlete of the Week is selected by the school’s athletic director. Central’s Randy Powell selected Haleigh Higgins, who has a 3.89 grade-point average. The honor will rotate among the four School District 51 high schools.
Student-Athlete: Haleigh Higgins
Sport: Girls basketball
Future: I’ve been looking at Mesa (State) for volleyball. I’m also looking at schools in Denver.
What’s your major? I want to do something in international business or business management.
Why? I’d like to travel the world (and) see different things.
How much studying can you get done during a road trip? The first semester I got all my homework done before. On the last road trip (to Kirtland, N.M.) I did homework two days in our free time.
Favorite subject: I like literature and language.
Smart-Jockspeak: I like to read and write. I like doing essays on books about subjects that you can interpret different ways.