Eagles News · Senior Highlight – Loryn Higginbotham

Loryn Higginbotham

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?

Spending time with my teammates

Did you have a pregame ritual?

Listening to music and getting hype for the game with my teammates

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


What position(s) do you play?


What is your favorite quote related to athletics

“It doesn’t take talent to work hard.”

Advice for underclassmen and your teammates?

Do what makes YOU happy. Constantly doing what makes others happy for the sake of fitting in will cause you to miss out on so many opportunities.

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

Thank every last person who came to cheer us on, even once. Your support means a lot.

What are your future plans? 

I will be attending the University of Houston to study computer science.

Who would you like to thank or recognize?

I would like to thank all of my coaches for constantly pushing me to be my best self.

Message from Head Girls Basketball Coach Dawn Huff

Team Co-Captain her Junior and Senior year. Loryn earned Second Team All Conference this season, averaging a double double in the NIC. She was also our Co-MVP winner ,All Academic, and WHME Athlete of the Month. Her motivation and dedication lead her to a great amount of success. 


Congratulations Loryn and best of luck at Houston. Go Cougars!