Upcoming Games and Events
  • April 19 / 7:00 pmVarsity Baseball | Parish (at Graham Field)
  • April 19 / 4:00 pmVarsity Softball | Trinity Christian Academy (at Home)
  • April 23 / 7:00 pmVarsity Baseball | Dallas Christian School (at Graham Field)
  • April 23 / 5:00 pmVarsity Softball | Trinity Christian Academy (at Away)
  • April 25 / 5:00 pmVarsity Baseball | Liberty Christian School (at Away)
The student news site of Prestonwood Christian Academy

LionNationOnline

The student news site of Prestonwood Christian Academy

LionNationOnline

The student news site of Prestonwood Christian Academy

LionNationOnline

Meet the Swimmer – Mitchell Lunsford

Meet+the+Swimmer+-+Mitchell+Lunsford

What age were you when you started this sport?
I started swimming when I was about 12.

How many hours a week do you practice?
I practice about 8 hours a week.

Name one thing you are working to improve right now?
I’m trying to improve my endurance and butterfly form.

Pre-game ritual?
Before the meets, I grit my teeth and generally try not to be too comfortable.

How would your teammates describe you?
My teammates would probably describe me as awkward since I generally try to focus on practice.

Who is your role model, and why?
My role model is my sister, Taylor Lunsford, who is a former swimmer.

What is the hardest thing about your sport?
The hardest thing about swimming would probably be flip turns as they make or break a race and are exhausting.

Name something that stresses you out?
I get stressed out about whether or not I get DQ in my race.

Name a recent accomplishment you are proud of, and why?
My recent accomplishment was getting a 1:06 on my 100 back which is pretty good.

Before I graduate, I want to ________, and why?
Before I graduate, I want to win an event because that shows how far I have come.

Name one thing about yourself that most people don’t know?
Most people do not know that I am actually a swimmer.

More to Discover
About the Contributor
Peyton Whitmarsh
Peyton Whitmarsh, Staff Writer
Peyton Whitmarsh is a sophomore and a first year member of the LionsNationOnline Staff, she serves as a Staff Writer. She enjoys watching the sunset with her friends, swimming for PCA, and spending time with her family. When she is not busy, she enjoys traveling to the beach.