Eagles News · Senior Highlight – LaRiyah Petty

LaRiyah Petty

John Adams Athletics is recognizing all of its outstanding Senior Student Athletes for their outstanding work in athletics, the classroom, and their amazing leadership.


What was your favorite memory at John Adams?

Winning basketball sectionals freshman year

Did you have a pregame ritual? 

Before every game we played music on the speaker and danced until the bus came to pick us up


What is one thing that you had to have in your bag before you got on the bus?

Hair brush

What position(s) do you play?

I was a flier freshman year and based all other years

What is your favorite quote related to athletics

Don’t let the pretty bow fool you I am a beast

Are there any achievements, awards, or honors you would like us to acknowledge?

Sportsmanship award , MVP, 4 year award , Kiwanis award

Advice for underclassmen and your teammates?

Stay focused

What message would you like to send to the John Adams community and fans?

Thanks for all the support

What are your future plans? 

Indiana university Bloomington to major in  Sports Marketing

Who would you like to thank or recognize?

3 other seniors , Coach Libbey & Lauren for making my last year the best

Message from Head Cheer Coach Tracey Libbey

LaRiyah stayed committed to the sport of cheer throughout her high school career. She displays leadership and poise in all that she does. 


Congratulations LaRiyah and best of luck at Indiana. Go Hoosiers!