Name: Hugo Perez
School: DePue Unit School.
Date/place of birth: Spring Valley.
Family: Adrian (brother), Julie (sister), Tito (father), Elba (mother)
Sports: Soccer for life!
Favorite sport and why: Soccer is a stress reliever that allows me to take my mind off of things. Also it is truly one of my passions in life.
Likes: Huskies and surfing the web for weird videos.
Dislikes: Haters and getting up early.
Person with the greatest influence on my athletic career (and why): Alberto Martinez because he motivates me to keep trying.
Person with the greatest influence in my life (and why): My dad because he is a positive role model that supports me in everything I do.
If stranded on a deserted island, I would have my: Soccer ball and computer.
Last song I listened to: “Ants” by Edit.
People would be surprised to know: I am older than what people think.
I stay home to watch: Hardcore Pawn and The Big Bang Theory.
When I need luck for a big game, I: I watch inspirational videos of Messi scoring goals.
The funniest person I’ve ever met (and why): Cristian Mendez because he is always hyper and energetic.
What they’ll say about me at school after I graduate: We need you back!
Most embarrassing moment: Always cramping up on the soccer field and having to be carried off.
Most unforgettable moment: Scoring a 25-yard floater goal against Princeton in regionals last year.
Ultimate sports fantasy: To play with Barcelona.
What I would like to do in life: To go to college for construction management.
Three words that best describe myself: quick, motivated, outgoing.