Spotlight Athlete of the Week by the Tribune Democrat - Sydnee Ashbrook

Name: Sydnee Ashbrook 

School: North Star 

Age: 17 Grade: 12 


Volleyball and basketball



Gary and Niki Ashbrook, of Hooversville Athletic achievements: In volleyball, three-time all-state team member, AVCA Pa. Player of the Week, three-time all-county and all-district, 1,500 kills; in basketball, second-team all-county for two years, 500 rebounds.


Coach’s quote: “Syd has been a rock for this team since she started in seventh grade. She’s an athlete that loves to play volleyball. She’s very competitive and easy to coach. Syd has truly been a blessing to this program. I’m sure she will continue to be a success in college. Thanks Syd.” — North Star volleyball coach Tony Crisafulli 

Favorite subject: Chemistry 

Favorite movie: “Shrek” (all of them!)