• Varsity girls soccer game at home: 3/25

  • Coin War donations at all lunches: 3/18-3/22

The Central Trend

Player Profile: Matthew Mahoney

Hang on for a minute...we're trying to find some more stories you might like.


Email This Story






Back to Article
Back to Article

Player Profile: Matthew Mahoney

Name: Matthew Mahoney

Grade: 10

Sport: JV Basketball

How many years have you been playing basketball?

“Four years.”

What are you most excited for this year?

“To go out and defend our conference title.”

What is your favorite part about basketball?

“My favorite part about basketball is how everyone has to be on the same page in order to succeed. Defensively, everyone needs to communicate in order to stay organized, and no one can fall asleep on the court.”

How did you get into basketball?

“I started playing basketball because of my dad. He played basketball throughout his entire life and motivated me to start.”

What is your favorite part of being on this team?

“My favorite part about being on the team is every practice and game is like hanging out with my friends. I’m really close with a lot of the guys on the team, and we like spending time together, so it’s easy to play with them.”

What is your inspiration in basketball?

“My inspiration in basketball is my dad. He inspires me every day by telling me something I should work on or what I am improving on. He also tells stories about how he made some of his best friends playing basketball, which is also what inspired me to play.”

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
About the Writer
Tommy Spaletto, Sports Report

Tommy Spaletto is a junior at FHC and enters his second year on the staff. He looks to finish out his remaining years in high school and he sees journalism...

Leave a Comment

If you want a picture to show with your comment, go get a gravatar.




Navigate Left
  • Player Profile: Matthew Mahoney

    Boys Basketball

    Boys varsity basketball finishes up-and-down season at 12-8

  • Player Profile: Matthew Mahoney

    Boys Basketball

    Boys freshman basketball fights through adversity all season to finish 15-2

  • Player Profile: Matthew Mahoney

    Boys Basketball

    Boys JV basketball ends season strong despite an unexpected coaching change

  • Player Profile: Matthew Mahoney

    Boys Basketball

    Player Profile: Tommy Spaletto

  • Player Profile: Matthew Mahoney

    Boys Basketball

    Boys varsity basketball falls to FHN 66-53 in District Semifinals

  • Player Profile: Matthew Mahoney

    Boys Basketball

    Boys varsity basketball preview: Forest Hills Northern Huskies

  • Player Profile: Matthew Mahoney

    Boys Basketball

    Boys freshman basketball caps off season with wins over Lowell and FHN

  • Player Profile: Matthew Mahoney

    Boys Basketball

    Tate Hallock leads boys varsity basketball to big win in season finale

  • Player Profile: Matthew Mahoney

    Boys Basketball

    Boys JV basketball goes 1-1 against FHN and Lowell to end the season

  • Player Profile: Matthew Mahoney

    Boys Basketball

    Boys varsity basketball drops heartbreaker to Lowell on Senior Night 64-61

Navigate Right
The Student Voice of Forest Hills Central
Player Profile: Matthew Mahoney