January 12th, 2018

20 Questions with Austin Streble

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Conor Revell

Managing Editor


20 Questions with Austin Streble
Austin Streble plays basketball for Holy Cross / photo from @HCHSbasketball Twitter account

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: Austin Streble

Age: 17

Current school: Holy cross

Current Sports playing: Baseball and basketball.

Parish/grade school attended: Beth Haven

Colleges considering or attending: Western Kentucky, Morehead State, or Eastern Kentucky.

1. What is your proudest athletic moment? When I hit a walk off home run.

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? Simple Man by – Charlie Daniels

4. Which athlete do you look up to on a college/professional level? Why? Ben Zobrist, because of his moral beliefs and religion.

5. What is your favorite movie quote? “Don’t ever let somebody tell you you can’t do something, not even me. Alright? You dream, you gotta protect it. People can’t do something themselves, they wanna tell you you can’t do it. If you want something, go get it. Period.” - The pursuit of happiness

6. How does your faith impact your approach to sports? Makes you more motivated. You play not only for your family and yourself, but you play for him.

7. What is your favorite cartoon character? Goofy

8. All-time favorite board game? Monopoly

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

10. What is your favorite local restaurant? Christie’s afe

11. What is your favorite reality TV show? Duck Dynasty

12. What is your greatest fear? Losing my siblings or parents.

13. What is your best quality/characteristic? Easy going, don’t let others get to me.

14. Favorite junk/comfort food? No bake cookies.

15. What is your favorite hour of the day? Why? Evening, that means we get to eat dinner!

16. What is your nickname and how did you get it? Honcho, I honestly don’t know. My dad and my uncle have always called me that.

17. Where is your favorite place to volunteer/provide community service? Catholic Community Center for my senior service.

18. What is one hidden talent that you possess? I’m good at huntin and fishin.

19. If time machines were real, and you could choose just one - to travel forward or backward - which would you select and why? Backward, to pick where I first started high school differently.

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 great grandpa, I’d ask him how heaven is.

 

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