Student Spotlight: Jeremy Nunez

Andy Giron, Staff Writer

There are many talented people at New Milford High School. Some individuals are talented in sports, others maybe with music.  In sports, there’s one person who stands out, Sophomore Jeremy Nunez. Nunez has enjoyed playing basketball for many years. He passes the ball, shoots, and completes plays. He’s been playing for nine years, ever since second grade. Starting on the JV team at NMHS, Jeremy talked about the sport he loves to play and this is what he had to say:


Why do you enjoy playing basketball?


  • I love playing basketball because it’s a team sport and it teaches you how to be a teammate.


What’s your favorite part about playing basketball?

  • My favorite part is when we have games.Playing games against other towns is so fun.


Do you play this sport for any other team, outside of New Milford?

  • I play for an A.A.U(Amateur Athletic Union) team called Hoop Heaven.


Do you play any other sport besides basketball? Why or why not?

  • No, I don’t, I only play basketball. I never been interested in playing any other sport.


If you could play any other sport, what would you play?

  • I would play baseball because it seems like a fun sport and I’m Dominican so it’s in my blood.