Standard Stars: Utah Military Academy basketball's Raegan Furniss

Tuesday , January 02, 2018 - 5:00 AM

PATRICK CARR, Standard-Examiner Staff

Raegan Furniss

School: Utah Military Academy

Grade level: Senior

Twitter: @raeganrae_2

Position: Point guard

Nickname: Rae

Best friend: My sister Dylan

Favorite food: Jalapeño enchiladas

Favorite TV show: “New Girl”

Favorite movie: “Beauty and the Beast”

Favorite music group/singer: Fifth Harmony

Favorite book: “Looking for Alaska”

Favorite class/subject: English

Favorite athlete: Mya Moore

Role model: My mom

What I’d like to win a lifetime supply of (Other than money): Cool socks

Favorite hobby: Playing basketball and reading

Favorite board game/card game: Uno

Favorite website/app/video game: Twitter

Biggest sports thrill: In the seventh grade, made a game-winning shot with two seconds left from the other side of the court

Best advice ever received: Don’t overthink, just do

Plans after high school: Social work, or possibly the Peace Corps

Performance review: Scored 24 points in a 54-27 win against APA-West Valley on Dec. 21 to lead Utah Military’s girls basketball team to its first win in program history.

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