Athlete Showcase: Edwardsburg’s Abbey Krugh

Abbey Krugh is a senior on the Edwardsburg girls basketball team.

What has been one of your greatest accomplishments as an athlete?

AK: Second-team All-State.

What has been one of your biggest disappointments as an athlete?

AK: Losing in the regional finals.

When are you the most nervous while you are competing?

AK: Right before tipoff.

Describe an embarrassing athletic moment.

AK: Anytime I’ve fallen on the court.

How do you tend to workout/train when by yourself?

AK: I get a lot of shots up and play against a friend.

What other sport would you like to compete in if you were not playing yours?

AK: Golf.

Why are sports an important part of a high school experience?

AK: [You] create a bond with some people you may have never gotten close with.

How would you give away $50,000?

AK: Riley’s Children Hospital.

If I did not play sports, I would…?

AK: Get a job or volunteer.

What is the most challenging thing for you to do in your sport?

AK: Staying engaged and focused all four quarters.

If you could change one rule about your sport, what would it be?

AK: Have a shot clock in high school, or more than five fouls.

What is the best compliment you have ever received?

AK: Anytime someone from the stands yells “shoot” when I have the ball.

What is your favorite hobby? Why?

AK: Hanging out with friends, because I have a lot of fun around them.

Choose one word to describe yourself:

AK: Honest.