May 19th, 2017

20 Questions with Trey Sweeney

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Conor Revell

Managing Editor

20 Questions with Trey Sweeney
Trey Sweeney crosses home plate / file photo

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

Name: Trey Sweeney

Age: 17

Current school: Saint Xavier High School

Current Sports playing: Baseball

Parish/grade school attended: Saint Bernard

High school GPA: 3.98

Colleges considering or attending: Kentucky, NKU, EKU, WKU, Indiana, Bellarmine

1. What is your proudest athletic moment? 2016 baseball state championship

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

3. If you were trying out for American Idol, what would be your "go to" song? Rich Girl by Hall and Oates

4. Which athlete do you look up to on a college/professional level? Why? Drew Brees, he often times the smallest on the field but plays his heart out. He is also very humble in all his success.

5. What is your favorite movie quote? "I'm a cotton-headed ninny muggins" - Elf

6. How does your faith impact your approach to sports? It encourages me to give everything I possibly can for my teammates and do it in the name of God.

7. What is your favorite cartoon character? Patrick Star

8. All-time favorite board game? Chutes and ladders

9. Droid, iPhone, or Blackberry? Favorite app? iPhone; YouTube  

10. What is your favorite local restaurant? El Nopal  

11. What is your favorite reality TV show? America's Got Talent

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

13. What is your best quality/characteristic? Hardworking.

14. Favorite junk/comfort food? Oreos.

15. What is your favorite hour of the day? Why? 3 p.m. – I am getting out of school.

16. What is your nickname and how did you get it? N/A

17. Where is your favorite place to volunteer/provide community service? The Boys and Girls Club

18. What is one hidden talent that you possess? I can solve the rubix cube in two to three minutes.

19. If time machines were real, and you could choose just one - to travel forward or backward - which would you select and why? Travel back to my favorite moments and relive them.

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 Jesus Christ what he wants from me in my lifetime.


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