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Senior Spotlight

Nate Duffy

Published: Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013 1:00 p.m. CST
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(BCR photo/Mike Vaughn)
Nate Duff’s Most unforgettable moment was playing in the sectional soccer final. He says his ultimate sports fantasy would be to play soccer with Messi.

Name: Nate Duffy.

Nickname(s): Natertots, Duff.

School: Princeton High School.

Date/place of birth: 12/22/95, Princeton.

Hometown: Princeton.

Family: Deb (mom), Greg (dad), Alec (brother).

Sports: Soccer, basketball, baseball/tennis.

Favorite sport and why: Soccer; I love the atmosphere and it’s an intense game.

Favorite food and where to get it: Alan Special from Los Ranchitos.

Likes: Hanging with friends, movies, Mrs. Wright, Coach Bird.

Dislikes: John Vaccaro, cold weather, school.

Person with the greatest influence on my athletic career (and why): My friends, they’re always pushing me to work harder and taught me the most of what I know.

Person with the greatest influence in my life (and why): My mom, she always pushes me to succeed.

If stranded on a deserted island, I would have my: My bros and the Estrada Mobile.

Last song I listened to: A mixed CD.

People would be surprised to know: I like all types of music.

I stay home to watch: White Collar.

When I need luck for a big game, I: try to relax and stay focused.

The funniest person I’ve ever met (and why): Tyson Lorenzen; he always has a funny comeback or comment.

What they’ll say about me at school after I graduate: He was a nice guy.

Most embarrassing moment: When my pants fell off in front of the whole class in sixth grade.

Most unforgettable moment: Playing in the sectional soccer final.

Ultimate sports fantasy: Play soccer with Messi.

What I would like to do in life: Be president.

Three words that best describe myself: Funny, smart, happy.

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