Willie Cantrell is the 18 year old son of Jay and Lara Cantrell. Willie was involved in athletics throughout high school including basketball, track and cross country. He has been a part of marching and concert band programs for four years as a trumpet player. Willie is a state champion in basketball and a state qualifier in cross country. In his senior year Willie was chosen as the most valuable player of the district for basketball. He was also recognized as the Homer Biddy award winner for the outstanding athlete of Paducah High School. Willie is a hard worker in the classroom and has competed in academic UIL in math and computers. He was also a member of the One Act Play the last two years. In his free time Willie enjoys playing the guitar and playing basketball. His future plans include attending college for commercial music business for a career in studio engineering.