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Sumer Hassan helped her Greenfield School varsity girls basketball team win both of its games last week, making her this week’s Thomas Law Attorneys Student-Athlete of the Week.
Sumer, a junior center, had a team-high 10 points and 12 rebounds as the Lady Knights rallied to win at Rocky Mount Faith Christian 45-41 on Monday, then scored seven points and pulled down nine rebounds in Greenfield’s 42-16 win at home against Wilson Prep on Tuesday.
The daughter of Renae Hassan of Rocky Mount and Khaled Hassan of Wilson, Sumer has a 4.32 weighted GPA at Greenfield, where she is a member of the school’s chapter of National Honor Society. She also participates in the Chick-fil-A Leadership Academy and YMCA Youth & Government programs through Greenfield.
Sumer also plays volleyball and soccer for the Lady Knights.
She has worked as a volunteer coach for Wilson Parks and Recreation Department’s youth soccer and basketball programs and volunteered last summer at ARC of Wilson’s camp for special needs children, Camp Sunshine.