Senior Spotlight — Isaac Reyes
School: DePue High School
Date/place of birth: Sept. 21, 1995; St. Margaret’s Hospital, Spring Valley.
Family: Mother, Silvia; sisters, Claudia and Adriana.
Sports: Basketball, soccer.
Favorite sport and why: Basketball; I had a passion to play since I was little.
Likes: Basketball, soccer, volleyball, Miss Buckley, library crew, wild women.
Favorite food and where to get it: Any food from the Media taco stand.
Person with the greatest influence on my athletic career: Ron Marquez. He got me involved in sports and always tried to make sure I wasn’t left out.
Person with the greatest influence in my life (and why): My mother. She raised three kids on her own, worked two jobs and still found a way to make it to my games.
If stranded on a deserted island, I would have my: Phone.
Last song I listened to: War by Chief Reef.
People would be surprised to know: I don’t speak Spanish and I’m 100 percent Mexican.
I stay home to watch: One Tree Hill, or our basketball games.
When I need luck for a big game, I: pray.
The funniest person I’ve ever met (and why): Cristian Mendez. I swear that kid needs meds. Just the way he says things. You just have to meet him.
What they’ll say about me at school after I graduate: A young living legend ... I don’t know, hopefully something good.
Most unforgettable moment: Our Pink Night game. it was my best game of my career.
Ultimate sports fantasy: Star in the NBA All-Star Game.
What I would like to do in life: Get married, have 10 kids and come back to DePue to raise them.
Two words that best describe myself: Cheesy, athletic.