Featured Athlete: Jacob Sala


Riley Hill

Lakewood High School has many athletes in this great community, but one really sticks out. That athlete is Jacob Sala. Jacob is a junior at LHS and is on the varsity basketball team. Jacob leads the Ranger Basketball team to victory and success with his great leadership and teamwork skills. I had a great opportunity to meet Jacob and ask him a few questions.

Q: How long have you played the game of Basketball?

A:  “I’ve played basketball since the first grade”

Q: How tall are you?

A: “I’m 6 foot 8 inches”

Q: What position do you play?

A: “I’m a center and also a power forward”

Q: What are your goals for this season and next season?

A:” My goal for this season is to make the conferences and next season my goal is to win the conference championship.”

Q: Who is your biggest role model?

A: “My mom is my biggest role model because she supports me and is always there for me”