Student Spotlight: Shelby Derkosh Shines on the Soccer Field

Kylee Galante, Reporter

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


Email This Story






Freshman soccer player Shelby Derkosh has high hopes for her future.

Shelby Derkosh kicks the ball.
Photo by Tom Flaherty

Deskosh has been playing soccer for a while and plans to keep going as far as she can.

“I’ve been playing for about four years now and just kinda like everything about the sport and like the teamwork and everything kinda keeps me going,” said Derkosh.

Shelby Derkosh celebrates with her teammate.
Photo by Tom Flaherty

Derkosh says her inspiration for playing soccer was a long time ago when she saw Dora playing soccer on TV.

Recently she has been nominated for GameTime PA’s Athlete of the Week.

“It’s probably the best thing I’ve done so far,” Derkosh Said.

Her favorite memory from her soccer career is when they were at a tournament.

“There is this one tournament we were in, and we went to like a double overtime, and we ended up scoring and that was probably the best moment of my entire life,” said Derkosh.

Shelby Derkosh faces off with an opponent to get the ball.
Photo by Tim Flaherty

She has said that being a part of the team is awesome and that everyone is so accepting.

She has high hopes to continue her soccer career into college and get as far as MLS.

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
About the Writer
Kylee Galante, Reporter

Junior Kylee Galante is a first-year reporter who is interested in covering sports. She enjoys running and is part of the cross country, indoor track and...

Leave a Comment

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




Navigate Left
  • Student Spotlight: Shelby Derkosh Shines on the Soccer Field

    Athletics

    Courier Chat with Record Setting Athlete Kenny Rhyne

  • Athletics

    Susky Girls Lacrosse Honors Their Seniors

  • Student Spotlight: Shelby Derkosh Shines on the Soccer Field

    Athletics

    Track & Field Finishes Off the Season Strong

  • Student Spotlight: Shelby Derkosh Shines on the Soccer Field

    Athletics

    Boys Baseball Finish Off Strong

  • Student Spotlight: Shelby Derkosh Shines on the Soccer Field

    Athletics

    McGregor Makes a Change for His Career

  • Student Spotlight: Shelby Derkosh Shines on the Soccer Field

    Athletics

    Girls Lacrosse Finishes Regular Season Strong

  • Student Spotlight: Shelby Derkosh Shines on the Soccer Field

    Athletics

    Boys Lacrosse Stay Dominant

  • Student Spotlight: Shelby Derkosh Shines on the Soccer Field

    Athletics

    Boys Tennis Takes the Court

  • Student Spotlight: Shelby Derkosh Shines on the Soccer Field

    Athletics

    NFL Draft Takes over

  • Student Spotlight: Shelby Derkosh Shines on the Soccer Field

    Athletics

    Baseball Tries to Stay on Track

Navigate Right
The Student News Website of Susquehannock High School,   Glen Rock, Pennsylvania.
Student Spotlight: Shelby Derkosh Shines on the Soccer Field