November 16th, 2018

20 Questions with Sophie Stallings

Samantha Stallings

Staff Writer

20 Questions with Sophie Stallings
Sophie Stallings/ photo provided by Sophie Stallings

 On a weekly basis, Louisville Catholic Sports posts the Campbellsville University- Louisville “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: Sophie Stallings

Age: 18

Current school: Mercy Academy

Current Sports playing: Soccer

Parish/grade school attended: Anchorage/ St.Michael Parish

High school GPA: 4.0

Colleges considering or attending: University of Alabama, UK, WKU, Ohio State

1. What is your proudest athletic moment? Winning regionals my sophomore year of high school

2. What is your ideal meal/snack before a game? A banana with peanut butter

3. If you were trying out for American Idol, what would be your "go to" song? Rolling in the Deep by Adele

4. Which athlete do you look up to on a college/professional level? Why? Serena Williams because she fights for what she wants both on and off the court

5. What is your favorite movie quote? “Mama always said life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’re gonna get.” - Forrest Gump

6. How does your faith impact your approach to sports? We pray before every game and we know God is with us through any injury and setback.

7. What is your favorite cartoon character? Patrick Star

8. All-time favorite board game? Monopoly

9. Droid, iPhone, or Blackberry? Favorite app? iPhone and Instagram

10. What is your favorite local restaurant? Wild Eggs

11. What is your favorite reality TV show? Survivor

12. What is your greatest fear? ladybugs

13. What is your best quality/characteristic? I am a good listner and care for others

14. Favorite junk/comfort food? Cotton Candy and Ice Cream

15. What is your favorite hour of the day? Why? 10 a.m. because my favorite food is pancakes and we go to brunch a lot at Wild Eggs.

16. What is your nickname and how did you get it? Soph

17. Where is your favorite place to volunteer/provide community service? The Healing Place, everyone there is so amazing and sweet.

18. What is one hidden talent that you possess? I can hold my breathe underwater for over a minute

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 backwards to go back to see when dinosaurs were on Earth.

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? Ed Sherran and I would ask him to sing to me.


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