September 16th, 2016

20 Questions with Michael Pardue

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Conor Revell

Managing Editor

20 Questions with Michael Pardue
Pardue plays basketball and football for Holy Cross / photo by Christine Jacobs

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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


Name: Michael Pardue


Age: 17


Current school: Holy Cross


Current Sports playing: Football and basketball.


Parish/grade school attended: St. Gabriel


Colleges considering or attending: Undecided


1. What is your proudest athletic moment? 1.  Getting the game winning tackle against Henry County my sophomore year.


2. What is your ideal meal/snack before a game? Chicken quesadilla.


3. If you were trying out for American Idol, what would be your "go to" song? Take Me Home, Country Roads by John Denver.


4. Which athlete do you look up to on a college/professional level? Why? Conor McGregor, because he started with nothing and he worked

hard for what he has and is now at the top.


5. What is your favorite movie quote? “These are my Thadinator’s, run higher, jump faster” –


6. How does your faith impact your approach to sports? My faith helps me keep going and keep pushing. It helps me never give up and always

give everything I can give.


7. What is your favorite cartoon character? SpongeBob Square pants


8. All-time favorite board game? Life


9. Droid, iPhone, or Blackberry? Favorite app? IPhone and Candy Crush


10. What is your favorite local restaurant? Bonnie and Clyde’s


11. What is your favorite reality TV show? Duck Dynasty


12. What is your greatest fear? Spiders


13. What is your best quality/characteristic? A good friend.


14. Favorite junk/comfort food? Cosmic brownies.


15. What is your favorite hour of the day? Why? 11 a.m. because it is lunch time


16. What is your nickname and how did you get it? Pardue, I guess I was born with it.


17. Where is your favorite place to volunteer/provide community service? St. John Homeless Center.


18. What is one hidden talent that you possess? Xbox One UFC 2.


19. If time machines were real, and you could choose just one - to travel forward or backward - which would you select and why? Forward,

because I am curious to see what the future holds.


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? Brian Bosworth. I would ask him why he did it.


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