Student-Athlete of the Week: Jackson Foy
January 11, 2019
2018 ended on a high note for Niwot ninth-grader Jackson Foy, who beat out dozens of the state’s top U14 hockey goaltenders to win this year’s Colorado Avalanche Mini 1 on 1 Challenge.
Foy survived two rounds of qualifying in December before reaching the finals, which were held at the Pepsi Center on Dec. 28. There, he outlasted two other competitors in the shootout style tournament and was crowned Colorado’s top U14 goalie.
“It was amazing to play and win at the Pepsi Center,” Foy wrote in an email interview. “I wish I could have done it in past years.”
Naturally, Foy and...