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Senior Spotlight — Kaylee Golden

Published: Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014 11:00 a.m. CST
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Kalyee Golden says she loves the Olympics, "so my unrealistic dream would be to be in the Olympics."

Name: Kaylee Golden.

Nickname: Kales, Golden.

School: Hall High School.

Date/place of birth: Oct. 28, 1995, St. Margaret’s Hospital, Spring Valley.

Hometown: Hollowayville.

Family: Parents, Tina and Vern; Sisters, Becky and Gina; brother, Erik.

Sports: Cheerleading, basketball, track, softball, volleyball.

Favorite sport and why: Basketball, because I have been playing it for years.

Likes: Fishing, watching movies, listening to music, reading.

Dislikes: Screamo Music, spiders, snakes, and math.

Favorite food and where to get it: Cookie Dough Brownies made by Wendy Edington.

Person with the greatest influence on my athletic career: Jim Faletti and Kellie Brandt. They coached me when I was young and taught me many things I’ve kept with me to this day.

Person with the greatest influence in my life: My mom, because she always has a smile on her face and can always make me laugh.

If stranded on a deserted island, I would have my: My dog, Deuce!

Last song I listened to: Soul to Squeeze by Red Hot Chili Peppers.

People would be surprised to know: I am an aunt to three.

I stay home to watch: Dexter and The Office.

When I need luck for a big game, I: listen to “Piano Man” by Billy Joel.

The funniest person I’ve ever met (and why): Tim Perez, because we have the same sense of humor and he just does some funny stuff.

What they’ll say about me at school after I graduate: Wait? Who is that? Did she even go here?

Most embarrassing moment:  I sprained by wrist playing powder puff football.

Most unforgettable moment: When I was on the varsity basketball team as a sophomore and winning regionals.

Ultimate sports fantasy: I LOVE the Olympics, so my unrealistic dream would be to be in the Olympics.

What I would like to do in life: Occupational therapist.

Three words that best describe myself: Sarcastic, stubborn, awkward.

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