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Senior Spotlight — Lucas Bauer

Name: Lucas Bauer.

Nickname: “Caveman,” “Beethoven.”

School: Princeton High School.

Date/place of birth: April 12, 1996; Joliet.

Hometown: Joliet.

Family: Mom - Tamara; stepdad, Terry; brother - Jacob; sisters - Maggie, Samantha, Linsey.

Sports: Soccer, tennis.

Favorite sport and why: Soccer; it’s the only sport I’m good at.

Likes: Soccer, singing and hanging out with people.

Dislikes: People who talk too much, chocolate, cherries.

Person with the greatest influence on my athletic career (and why): Coach Bird; he’s a real good guy.

Person with the greatest influence on my life (and why): My mother. She has helped me through a lot of tough times.

If stranded on a deserted island, I would have my: choice to not be on the deserted island.

People would be surprised to know: Dr. Pepper is my life.

I stay home to watch: Law and Order: House, Dexter, Justified, South Park.

When I need luck for a big game, I: put a quarter in my shoe.

The funniest person I’ve ever met (and why): Tyson, no explanation needed.

What they’ll say about me at school after I graduate: “How do I sing tenor again?’

Most embarrassing moment: Realizing halfway that I’m wrong in an argument and I have to still fight for my opinion ... laugh, laugh Mrs. McVety.

Most unforgettable moment: Solo in Ave Maria sophomore year.

Ultimate sports fantasy: Play professional soccer.

What I would like to do in life: Become a music educator.

Three words that best describe myself: Bad at math.

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