Ella Rose Gallimore
Ella Rose Gallimore, daughter of Missi and Byron Gallimore, is our Jet’s Pizza Female Athlete of the Week.
She is a junior at Battle Ground Academy and a member of the varsity girls basketball team. She plays the position of point guard.
Of her biggest accomplishments this season, she said she is most proud of her improvement on her outside perimeter jump shot.
Her parents are the ones who initially encouraged her to try the sport.
“Since then my enthusiasm for the sport is why I have continued,” Gallimore said.
When asked what inspires her to train and compete she said, “the will to improve and get better day by day.”
One of her biggest role models and inspirations is her mother, Missi. She said she respects her deeply for the strong woman that she is.
After finishing at BGA next year, Gallimore said she hopes to go to college and play basketball at the next level.