April 28th, 2017

20 Questions with Ally Klein

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Conor Revell

Staff Writer


20 Questions with Ally Klein
Ally Klein getting ready to watch a batter / photo by Christine Jacobs

On a weekly basis, Louisville Catholic Sports posts the Sullivan “20 Questions” feature that highlights a high school student-athlete in the local Catholic high school community. If there is a specific athlete that you’d like to know more about, email future suggestions to crevell@catholicsportsnet.com.

Name: Ally Klein

Age: 17

Current school: Holy Cross

Current Sports playing: Soccer, basketball, and softball.

Parish/grade school attended: St. Andrew Academy

GPA (optional): 4.1

Colleges considering or attending: Spalding or Western Kentucky University.

1. What is your proudest athletic moment? Helping my softball team get to the state tournament last year.

2. What is your ideal meal/snack before a game? Applebanana apple sauce.

3. If you were trying out for American Idol, what would be your "go to" song? Head Over Boots – Jon Pardi

4. Which athlete do you look up to on a college/professional level? Why? Shelby Atzinger - I've always looked up to her. I watched her play at PV and finally got the chance to be with her when I came to HC. She's my go to.

5. What is your favorite movie quote? "You're Killin' Me Smalls" – Sandlot

6. How does your faith impact your approach to sports? I know I can give my team everything through him. He gave me the ability to do the things I love most.

7. What is your favorite cartoon character? Stitch

8. All-time favorite board game? Trouble

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

10. What is your favorite local restaurant? Christi's Cafe

11. What is your favorite reality TV show? Jersey Shore

12. What is your greatest fear? Losing someone I love.

13. What is your best quality/characteristic? Athletic

14. Favorite junk/comfort food? Popcorn

15. What is your favorite hour of the day? Why? 4 p.m. because I get to practice with my favorite people.

16. What is your nickname and how did you get it? AK. I've had it since I was little but it picked up more in high school because we had three people named Ally on the team.

17. Where is your favorite place to volunteer/provide community service? Family Scholar House.

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

19. If time machines were real, and you could choose just one - to travel forward or backward - which would you select and why? Backwards to see my grandpa and uncle again.

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? Coach Dobina. What made him take interest in softball? Why advocate so much for girls in Kentucky?

 

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