Senior spotlight — Brian Lange
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Name: Brian Lange.
Nickname: “Langer” or “Extra Long.”
School: Bureau Valley High School.
Date/Place of birth: Princeton, Nov. 8, 1994.
Family: Parents - John and Sherry Lange; sister - Amie Ellberg; brother - Chad Lange.
Sports: Football, basketball, bass fishing.
Favorite sport and why: Basketball because it’s a fast game and the fans are loud.
Favorite food and where to get it: Butterburger with cheese and cheese curds from Culver’s.
Likes: Sports, video games, hunting and shooting guns.
Dislikes: Not much.
Person(s) with the greatest influence on my athletic career Bureau Valley’s three state basketball teams because I went to almost every game.
Person with the greatest influence on my life: My brother because everything he does I want to do to try to be just like him.
If stranded on a deserted island, I would have to have my: 4-wheeler.
The CD in my player at home/car is: George Strait.
People would be surprised to know that: I stay home to watch: “Southland” and “How I Met Your Mother.”
When I need luck for a big game, I: Eat a Reece’s
The funniest person I’ve ever me: Keaton Wagenknecht. He plays off the situation, and will do just about anything to get a laugh.
What they’ll say about me at school after I graduate: He was one extra long dude.
Most embarrassing moment: Dribbling the ball off my leg in the open court, which has happened more than once.
Most unforgettable moment: Beating Princeton.
Ultimate sports fantasy: Go the state in anything.
What I would like to do in life: Go to college, military, get a job, make a lot of money, then spend most of it and be happy.
Three words that best describe me: Tall, smart, quiet.