September 8th, 2017

20 Questions with Aaron Pfaadt

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Conor Revell

Managing Editor

20 Questions with Aaron Pfaadt
Aaron Pfaadt is the DeSales quarterback / photo by Mark Sims

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: Aaron Pfaadt

Age: 16

Current school: DeSales

Current Sports playing: Football

Parish/grade school attended: St. Bernard

High school GPA: 3.9

Colleges considering or attending: Western Kentucky University

1. What is your proudest athletic moment? Scoring the game winning touchdown against St. Stephen Martyr my 8th grade year.

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

3. If you were trying out for American Idol, what would be your "go to" song? "Almost home" by Craig Morgan

4. Which athlete do you look up to on a college/professional level? Why? Peyton Manning, he played for my favorite NFL team, the Indianapolis Colts.

5. What is your favorite movie quote? "Pain heals. Chicks dig scars. Glory lasts forever." – Shane Falco (The Replacements).

6. How does your faith impact your approach to sports? I pray before every game and go to team mass.

7. What is your favorite cartoon character? Yogi Bear

8. All-time favorite board game? Monopoly

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

10. What is your favorite local restaurant? Texas Roadhouse

11. What is your favorite reality TV show? Dual survival

12. What is your greatest fear? Drowning

13. What is your best quality/characteristic? I'm nice to everyone.

14. Favorite junk/comfort food? Hot and spicy cheez-its.

15. What is your favorite hour of the day? Why? Around 11 or noon because it's when most places start serving lunch.

16. What is your nickname and how did you get it? AP, they're my initials, my dad started calling me that when I was about eight.

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

18. What is one hidden talent that you possess? I'm really good at corn hole.

19. If time machines were real, and you could choose just one - to travel forward or backward - which would you select and why? I'd travel backward because then I'd be able to fix all of the mistakes I made in the past.

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? My grandpa, I'd ask him what it was like to be in World War II.


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