September 9th, 2016

20 Questions with Joe Sims

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Conor Revell

Managing Editor

20 Questions with Joe Sims
Sims is a defensive back for DeSales / photo provided by the Sims 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.

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Name: Joseph Sims


Age: 18


Current school: DeSales


Current Sports playing: Football and track.


Parish/grade school attended: St. Nicholas Academy


GPA: 3.7  


Colleges considering or attending: University of Louisville


1. What is your proudest athletic moment? Winning back to back state championships.


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


3. If you were trying out for American Idol, what would be your "go to" song? Don't stop Believing – Journey.


4. Which athlete do you look up to on a college/professional level? Why? Odell Beckham Jr. Because he is a big play maker.


5. What is your favorite movie quote? "Sometimes you have to get knocked down lower than you have ever been, to stand up taller than you ever were." - When the game stands tall


6. How does your faith impact your approach to sports? All things are possible with God.


7. What is your favorite cartoon character? Perry the platypus.


8. All-time favorite board game? Monopoly


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


10. What is your favorite local restaurant? Rally's


11. What is your favorite reality TV show? Prison Break


12. What is your greatest fear? Spiders


13. What is your best quality/characteristic? Determined and hard working.


14. Favorite junk/comfort food? Sour Skittles


15. What is your favorite hour of the day? Why? 2 p.m., it just seems like a great time of day


16. What is your nickname and how did you get it? Jojobolt – My friends.


17. Where is your favorite place to volunteer/provide community service? Soup Kitchen


18. What is one hidden talent that you possess? I can make the sound of Perry the platypus.


19. If time machines were real, and you could choose just one - to travel forward or backward - which would you select and why? Travel backward so I could play the winning lottery numbers.


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 the Seahawks offensive coordinator why they threw the ball in the Super Bowl instead of running it on the goal line. 


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