Senior Spotlight — Zach Andersen
Name: Zach Andersen.
Nickname: Andersen, Zandy, Andy.
School: Princeton High School.
Date/place of birth: Sept. 21, 1995; Chesterville, Va.
Family: Three sisters, two stepsisters, two stepbrothers, two brothers-in-law.
Sports: Soccer, cross country, basketball and track.
Favorite sport and why: Soccer, it’s just a really good time with my friends.
Favorite food and where to get it: Shrimp tortellini from Walmart.
Likes: Food, sports, video games, movies.
Person with the greatest influence on my athletic career (and why): Coach Bird, he pushed me to work hard year around.
Person with the greatest influence in my life (and why): My dad.
If stranded on a deserted island, I would have my: boat.
Last song I listened to: King of Amarillo by Issues.
People would be surprised to know: I am a video game nerd.
I stay home to watch: Person of Interest.
When I need luck for a big game, I: sleep on the bus.
The funniest person I’ve ever met (and why): Ryan Owens. He can make any situation hilarious.
What they’ll say about me at school after I graduate: Now we can have curves on our tests.
Most embarrassing moment: Awkward positioning in a game of twister.
Most unforgettable moment: Acceptance call into West Point.
Ultimate sports fantasy: Spend a day playing soccer with Ronaldo.
What I would like to do in life: Go to West Point and become a neurologist.
Three words that best describe myself: Smart, athletic, driven.