This week’s edition of Meet Your Panthers features Dasia Montgomery, a 4-year member of the cheerleading squad, and Marco Leon-Chavez, a 4-year participant in football and soccer. 

(Photos courtesy of Jalen Barr)


1) What is your favorite sport and athlete?

DM:  Basketball is my favorite sport and Lebron James is my favorite athlete.

MLC:  I like football the best and Tom Brady is my favorite athlete.

2) What is your favorite class and teacher? Why is this your favorite?

DM: Spanish is my favorite class and Ms. Martinez is my favorite teacher because she is fun and cool to talk with.

MLC:  My favorite class and teacher is Ms. Martinez because she is very outgoing and teaches well.

3) Who is the most influential person in your life?

DM:The most influential people in my life are my Mom and Grandma because they push me to be the best I can be and to always go above and beyond.

MLC:  The most influential people in my life are my Mom and girlfriend because they mean the world to me and I love them both with all of my heart.

4) What is your favorite meal?

DM:  Definitely fried chicken, rice and gravy, blackeyed peas, and collards.

MLC:  Wings and rice.

5) What is your favorite athletic event memory?

DM:  My favorite athletic memory is making the squad in 9th grade and stepping on the field for the first game.

MLC:  My favorite was recovering a forced fumble against Lakewood and scoring over 50 points.

6) What is your plan after graduating?

DM:  I plan to attend college and enter the medical field.

MLC:  I want to find a job and attend college.

7) What is the best part of LCHS?

DM:  The best part of LCHS is seeing my boyfriend, cheering, and hanging out with my friends.

MLC:  The best part of LCHS is the education.

 8) How do you want Panther fans to remember you?

DM:  I want to be remembered as funny, crazy, straight forward, fashionable, and just a cool girl.

MLC:  I want to be remembered as a player that never gave up on a play and always gave 100% on and off the field.

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