Name: Micah Gibson
School: White Oak High School
Parents: Shawn and Mandy Gibson
Brothers/sisters: One sister, Raquel Gibson
Sports you play: Baseball, football
Favorite high school sports memory: Making the playoffs last year and hitting a walkoff to win the game.
Plans after high school: Play college baseball at Grayson College. Major in kinesiology/teaching.
Favorite song: Toby Mac, I Just Need You
Favorite food: Steak
Favorite TV show: Watching Dukes of Hazzard with my dad
Favorite movie: Mission Impossible
Who are your role models: My dad, Clayton Kershaw, Mike Trout, Tim Tebow
Which coaches have had the most influence on you and why: My dad for being my first coach, always pushing me to be the best I can be and always believing in me and seeing my potential from little league to present. My Dixie Little League coach John Genes for the countless hours spent coaching and teaching me how to be a team player. Coach Jeremy Wilson for helping me prepare to play high school baseball. Coach Jerrell Smitherman for helping me improve my hitting and pitching techniques, also giving me many opportunities to play at the collegiate level. Coach Skyler Stagner for teaching me all positions of the game and being my mentor. Coach Charles Foshee for being my high school pitching coach and teaching me that there are many lessons to be learned about life through the game of baseball. Coach Iske and Coach McGee for all their encouragement and support in all my sports.
Who is your favorite teacher: Mrs. Lattin
Where do you see yourself in 10 years: Major League Baseball, coaching and teaching or being a personal trainer
Something about yourself that most people don’t know: One of my hobbies is racing remote control cars.
What will you miss most about high school sports: Practicing and playing with my teammates, the bus rides with the team and the coaches.
Name: Rhett Sellers
School: Trinity School of Texas, Longview
Parents: Wayne and Jana Sellers
Sports you play: Golf and basketball
Favorite high school sports memory: Winning the TAPPS 1A state golf team and individual championship last year
Plans after high school: Play college golf at Rutgers University and major in sports management
Favorite song: “One Man Band” by Old Dominion
Favorite food: A good cheeseburger and a side of fries
Favorite TV show: Friends
Favorite movie: Happy Gilmore
Who are your role models: My dad and grandpa
Which coaches have had the most influence on you and why: My golf instructor, Shaun Webb. He has helped me tremendously and I wouldn’t be where I am today without him.
Who is your favorite teacher: They’re all my favorite.
Where do you see yourself in 10 years: 10 years older.
Something about yourself that most people don’t know: I’m ambidextrous.
What will you miss most about high school sports: The lack of competition.