April 29th, 2016

20 Questions with Ashley Swearingen

Block_0 conor revell

Conor Revell

Staff Writer


20 Questions with Ashley Swearingen
Ashley Swearingen plays for Presentation / photo provided by the Swearingen family

Since 1974 the Louisville Orthopaedic Clinic has served the local area for orthopaedic problems and musculosketal issues. The sports medicine program has team physicians for local high schools which provide sports physicals and urgent care for athletes.

The Louisville Orthopaedic Clinic offers SPORTS INJURY URGENT CARE. Click for details: Urgent Care.

On a weekly basis, Louisville Orthopaedic Clinic is proud to sponsor the "20 Questions" that will feature a high school student-athlete in the local Catholic high school community. If there is a specific student-athlete that you’d like to know or hear more about, email future suggestions to crevell@catholicsportsnet.com.

Name: Ashley Swearingen

Age: 17

Current school:. Presentation Academy

Current Sports playing: Softball and basketball                                              

Parish/grade school attended: Holy Family (Indiana)

High school GPA (optional): 4.0

Colleges considering or attending: Hanover, Bellarmine, or Florida Southern.

1. What is your proudest athletic moment? Hitting my first high school homerun in a close game with Assumption.

2. What is your ideal meal/snack before a game? Wendy’s chicken wrap.   

3. If you were trying out for American Idol, what would be your "go to" song? Seven years by Lucas Graham  

4. Which athlete do you look up to on a college/professional level? Why? I have admired  Andrew McCutchen since I was very young for his great work ethic and determination.

5. What is your favorite movie quote? “Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around every once in a while, you could miss it.” – Ferris Bueller’s Day Off

6. How does your faith impact your approach to sports? My faith pushes me to continue playing through all conditions and keep going.

7. What is your favorite cartoon character? Olaf

8. All-time favorite board game? Monopoly

9. Droid, iPhone, or Blackberry? Favorite app? IPhone, snapchat

10. What is your favorite local restaurant? Qdoba

11. What is your favorite reality TV show? Survivor

12. What is your greatest fear? Spiders

13. What is your best quality/characteristic? My smile

14. Favorite junk/comfort food? Reese’s Cups

15. What is your favorite hour of the day? Why? 12 p.m. because that’s when I eat lunch.

16. What is your nickname and how did you get it? Squeaky because I often squeak when I laugh.

17. Where is your favorite place to volunteer/provide community service? Nursing Homes

18. What is one hidden talent that you possess? I can do a cartwheel.

19. If time machines were real, and you could choose just one - to travel forward or backward - which would you select and why? I would travel to the future to discover a famous product and then invent it in the modern day. 

20. If you could pick one person, dead or alive, and ask them just one question that they had to answer honestly, who would you pick and what would you ask? I would ask Susan B. Anthony who her favorite presidential candidate is for the 2016 election.

Louisville Orthopaedic Clinic & Sports Rehab Center Contact Information      

Main Office: (502) 897-1794

Satellite Office (New Albany): (812) 920-0408

Physical Therapy: (502) 897-1790

Website: louortho.com

Find us on FACEBOOK

 

Recent Articles