Jock

usgb/dʒɑːk/Volume
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Sports EnthusiastPlay
Refers to someone passionately involved in sports, often playing competitively. SlideHe spends all his free time practicing; what a jock!
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Not Always ProfessionalPlay
A 'jock' doesn't have to be a professional athlete; amateurs can be 'jocks' too. SlideDespite being an amateur, he's a dedicated jock in the local soccer team.
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School PopularityPlay
'Jock' is often associated with popular athletes in North American high schools. SlideThe high school jocks sat at their own table in the cafeteria.