Player Profile: Grace Hudkins


Zoe Lipke, Sports Reporter

Name: Grace Hudkins

Grade: 10

Sport: Varsity volleyball

Fun Facts:

  • She has one younger brother and one older sister 
  • She transferred from East Kentwood freshman year

What is your pre-game routine?

“Before every game, our team always links pinkies and prays. We also go to Starbucks and get coffee before every single game.”

What was your team chemistry like this year?

“The team chemistry was so great this year, especially with this being my first year on varsity. Everyone was so welcoming and encouraging. My teammates always pushed me to be my best in everything we did.”

What does Ranger volleyball mean to you?

“Ranger volleyball means so much to me. It focuses on being the best version of yourself and playing for not only yourself but also your team.” 

What do you do outside of school other than volleyball?

“Outside of volleyball season, I do track for the school. I also am involved in the theatre program here at FHC and play club volleyball for Farout.” 

What are some of your superstitions?

“After we won the semi-finals, our entire team washed what we wore that night, and wore the exact same thing the next day.”