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Senior Spotlight — Preston Powers

Published: Wednesday, March 5, 2014 11:00 a.m. CDT

Name: Preston Powers.

Nickname: “P-Time.”

School: LaMoille High School

Date/place of birth: March 27, 1996; St. Margaret’s Hospital, Spring Valley.

Hometown: LaMoille.

Family: Parents, Bob and Cheryl; Sister, Abri.

Sports: Basketball, baseball.

Favorite sport and why: Baseball. I’m simply better at playing baseball.

Likes: Hunting, fishing, sports.

Dislikes: School.

Favorite food and where to get it: Chicken quesadilla at Jalapenos.

Person with the greatest influence on my athletic career): Chuck Lovgren. He tells it like it is.

Person with the greatest influence in my life (and why): My uncle Joe. He shows me the things I need to know in life so I can be successful.

If stranded on a deserted island, I would have my: Phone, my girlfriend (Alyssa Martin) and food.

Last song I listened to: Money Trees by Kendrick Lamar.

People would be surprised to know: I love working on the farm.

I stay home to watch: Duck Dynasty.

When I need luck for a big game, I: talk to Chuck Lovgren.

The funniest person I’ve ever met (and why): Sternie Cromwell, because of all the random stuff he says.

What they’ll say about me at school after I graduate: Thank God he’s gone.

Most embarrassing moment: My freshmen year, I actually turned my homework in on time, so my teacher took my picture and sent it to my mom.

Most unforgettable moment: Anthony Lovgren getting stuck in the snow with his truck and no shovel.

Ultimate sports fantasy: To play for the White Sox.

What I would like to do in life: Go to college for diesel and automotive mechanics, get married and have a family.

Three words that best describe myself: Adventurous, athletic, funny.

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