Senior Spotlight — Grant Bosnich
Name: Grant Bosnich.
Nicknames: “Boz,” “Prez.”
School: St. Bede.
Date/Place of birth: Peru.
Family: Father - Alan; mother - Melissa; sisters - Morgan and Macy.
Sports: Golf, Basketball.
Favorite sport and why: Basketball because there is a thousand little games in every contest, i.e. post game, fast break, closing out.
Favorite food and where to get it: Enchiladas at the Lions’ Den in DePue.
Likes: Music, assists, anomalies.
Dislikes: Disorganization, turnovers, selflessness.
Person with the greatest influence on my athletic career: My father because he always had me in the gym as a kid and taught me the importance of hard work.
Person with the greatest influence on my life: My uncles Paul and Mitch because they taught me how to respect, be deliberate and have fun.
If stranded on a deserted island, I would have to have my: Guitar.
The CD in my player at home/car is: Curb II.
People would be surprised to know that: I like poetry. I read a lot, even write a little.
I stay home to watch: “The Office.”
When I need luck for a big game, I: Play harder.
The funniest person I’ve ever met: Joey Dudek and his David Feherty-like commentary.
What they’ll say about me at school after I graduate: He sang in the hallways too much.
Most embarrassing moment: Freshman year I tripped over the half-court line against L-P.
Most unforgettable moment: Jabari Parker’s travel team played after mine and Mike Krzyzewski showed up.
Ultimate sports fantasy: Winning a state title.
What I would like to do in life: Save Lake DePue and coach basketball.
Three words that best describe me: Harmonic, relatable, dedicated.