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Senior Spotlight — Matt Boucher

Published: Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013 2:50 p.m. CST • Updated: Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013 2:52 p.m. CST

Name: Matt Boucher.

Nickname: “Bouch.”

School: Hall High School.

Date of birth: 7/5/1995.

Hometown: Hollowayville.

Family: Parents, Mark and Angie Boucher; brother, Caleb.

Sports: Baseball, basketball, football.

Favorite sport and why: Snow skiing because when I’m on the mountain any stress I have goes away.

Favorite food and where to get it: Grandma Fuentes’ homemade tacos!

Likes: Food, music, sports, outdoor activities.

Dislikes: Not being active.

Person with the greatest influence on my athletic career: All my teammates and coaches along the way. They push me to do my best.

Person with the greatest influence on my life: My mom. She always wants what is best for me.

If stranded on a deserted island, I would have to have my: Food and a couple friends.

The CD in my player at home/car is: A Rush CD.

People would be surprised to know that: I enjoy not cooking in Food class.

I stay home to watch: Chicago Fire.

When I need luck for a big game, I: Eat some of Grandma Fuentes famous homemade tacos.

The funniest person I’ve ever met: Rosie Fuentes because no matter how my day is going, he can make me laugh and smile.

What they’ll say about me at school after I graduate: Not much.

Most embarrassing moment: Passing out and falling off the risers in chorus.

Most unforgettable moment: Buzzer-beater against Peoria Christian to take the lead at half.

Ultimate sports fantasy: Going to the X Games.

What I would like to do in life: Become a crime scene investigator.

Three words that best describe me: Funny, nice, quiet.

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