Behind the Bench: A closer look at basketball player Emily Baldwin

Varsity basketball player and junior transfer Emily Baldwin plans to play basketball in college.


Junior Emily Baldwin warms up by shooting some baskets for her game against Blue Valley West. Varsity beat Blue Valley West 70-56. photo by Trang Nguyen

by Trang Nguyen, Breaking News Editor

Lots of people only see the basketball games and never see how much work it takes to be an athlete, especially a varsity basketball player. Junior and Blue Springs transfer Emily Baldwin is a varsity basketball player and someone who plans to take basketball to college. This video takes a look behind the bench to see how much athletes actually practice per week and how much work they put in to be stars.