Athlete of the week: Danny Ruple

Posted at 2:00 PM, Dec 01, 2015
and last updated 2015-12-01 14:00:13-05

Senior Danny Ruple of Berea-Midpark High is a great drummer for the marching band but he is also the captain of the soccer team. 

As a soccer player he has 27 goals for the season and he leads the team in assists. His outstanding play on the soccer field has helped the Titans win 14 games this season. He's also a four-time All-Southwest Conference Player of the Year. 

"Danny is a player that to have a chance to coach someone like him and his caliber is I think is once in a career opportunity", said head soccer coach Steve Blatnica.

Danny may be an awesome soccer player and drummer but he's also an awesome student. He's a member of National Honor Society with a 4.34 GPA.

"My succeeding I can set myself up  for a good place in college and choose what college I want to go to which will help me major in my degree," said Danny.

Danny hopes to someday become a financial planner.