Photo By: Richard Sharp

Laura Cresswell is a senior athlete for the Heber Springs Lady Panther Volleyball team. She also received a All-Conference Award last season. Recently, we interviewed Laura and asked her to reflect on her high school career. 

What is your favorite memory as an athlete?

  • I would saying beating Riverview last year. 

What would you tell a younger athlete looking up to you?

  • Have good sportsmanship no matter what.

Who are some contributors to your success as an athlete?

  • My mother, she always motivates me to push through anything and work hard as well.

What lessons have you learned as an athlete?

  • Don't create drama, it will lead you nowhere in life. 

What do you plan to do after High School?

  • Go to college and study Nursing. 

Come watch Laura and her fellow Lady Panthers today.

Games start at 4:30 p.m. at the Panther Den.

Go Panthers!