November 11, 2019
Nov. 11, 2019—Cypress Creek High School senior Ethan Hughes serves as an anchor for “CFISD 360,” the district’s news and sports production in collaboration with campus audio/video production (AVP) programs and CFISD cinema, as well as “This Week at Creek,” the campus’ version.
School: Cypress Creek High School
Accomplishments: Hughes is in maintenance mode after he was diagnosed with leukemia at the beginning of the 2018-2019 school year, excelling in his classes and serving as an example to those around him. He was granted a chance to meet and spend time with Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson and wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins in August on behalf of the Make-A-Wish foundation.
Favorite class: “Audio/video production practicum where I work as a videographer and on-air personality. I’ve helped create hype videos, highlight reels and other news packages for Cy Creek as well as the district.”
Favorite things to do after class: “I used to compete in motocross. I love being active and working with people.”
Favorite song: “God’s Plan by Drake.”
Favorite website: “ESPN.com.”
Favorite TV show: “The Office because of the hilarious scenarios they get in.”
Favorite movie: “Ace Ventura: Pet Detective because of the off-the-script moments.”
Ambition: “To be an amateur motocross champion.”
What topics/things are you passionate about?: “Sports and family.”
What inspires you?: “Haters as I love to prove to people that I can do anything I set my mind to.”
What three things can’t you live without?: “Phone, pool and laptop.”
What are you most looking forward to this semester?: “Making memories for the last time in high school.”