January 20th, 2017

20 Questions with Ethan Short

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Conor Revell

Managing Editor

20 Questions with Ethan Short
photo by Christine Jacobs

Every week the Louisville Catholic Sports Network highlights an athlete our weekly fun light-hearted 20 Questions feature. If you want to see a particular athlete in this feature, email your suggestions and contact info for that athlete to crevell@catholicsportsnet.com.

Name: Ethan Short

Age: 18

Current school: Holy Cross

Current Sports playing: Basketball and Baseball

Parish/grade school attended: Notre Dame Academy

GPA: 3.4

Colleges considering or attending: Eastern Kentucky University

1. What is your proudest athletic moment? Hitting a double down the line against Fairdale my sophomore year to tie the game in the bottom of the seventh with two outs.

2. What is your ideal meal/snack before a game? Cinnamon Toast Crunch

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? Rob Gronkowski; he just always brings a good attitude and has fun while doing it.

5. What is your favorite movie quote? “It is so hot; Milk was a bad choice today.” – Ron Burgundy  

6. How does your faith impact your approach to sports? God gives me the ability to give it my all every day.

7. What is your favorite cartoon character? Peter Griffin

8. All-time favorite board game? Monopoly

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

10. What is your favorite local restaurant? Shogun

11. What is your favorite reality TV show? Naked and Afraid

12. What is your greatest fear? Being buried alive.

13. What is your best quality/characteristic? My comedic relief.

14. Favorite junk/comfort food? Cosmic Brownies.

15. What is your favorite hour of the day? Why? 10 p.m. because that is when I get to go to sleep.

16. What is your nickname and how did you get it? Merman. They say I look like a baby giraffe when I run, I got it at baseball my freshman year.

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

18. What is one hidden talent that you possess? I can juggle.

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 forward in time so I can see the lottery number and then hit the jackpot.

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? The Dos Equis Guy. Can I ask you multiple questions?


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