Sports Spotlight: Brianna Burkett



Brianna Burkett

Name: Briana Burkett

Age: 9

Sport: Tennis

How did you get your start in your sport?

“My grandma plays tennis, so I did. Plus, I thought it would be new fun thing to do.”

What is your favorite thing to do in your sport?

“I really like serving the ball.”

What other sports do you play?

“I like to play four square with my friends.”

What is the hardest part about your sport?

“It is hard to return the ball back over the net.”

What would you like to do when you grow up?

“I want to play tennis still and I want to be a teacher.”

Who is your role model and why?

“Bethany Hamilton. She’s a professional surfer.”

What’s one thing you have never done before that you would like to?

“I want to try skateboarding. My uncle does it and I think it would be fun.”

If you could meet anyone, who would it be?

“Taylor Swift.”


Dessert: Girl Scout cookies

Color: Rainbow

Movie: “Flicka”

Cartoon: Tom and Jerry

Place to go: Seaworld

Thing to do with your friends: “I like to stay the night and chase boys.”


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