Getting to know athlete T.J. Garlington

August Hughes

Sophomore T.J. Garlington is a former Sanders Yellow Jacket who played on their football team for two years and is now playing for our JV football team.

Garlington is also involved on our shot put team. His mom was a part of her high school shot put team in which they went to State in 8th grade.

When Garlington was young, he also found a love for singing. He started singing around the age of six and has been singing at Friendship AME Church ever since.

Sword & Shield asked Garlington a few questions in order to get to know him better.

  1. What is your favorite color and why? Red because when I was younger I always liked the Red Power Ranger.
  2. What is your favorite sport and why? Football because it helps me get out my anger in a positive way.
  3. What is your favorite subject and why? Science because I like to play with chemicals, make stuff and do projects.
  4. What is your favorite shoe and why? Crocs because there real breathable for your foot.
  5. What is your favorite movie and why? Black Panther because I like how they express African culture but in a superhero way.