Name: Noah Johnson.
Date/place of birth: Sept. 11, 2000/Peoria.
Family: Parents, Trisha and Jasan Johnson; brothers, Nevin and Jonah.
Sports: Basketball, used to play baseball and track.
Favorite sport and why: Basketball, because it’s a fast paced and high scoring game. It showcases players’ athleticism and teamwork.
Favorite food and where to get it: In-N-Out burger, found in western states.
Likes: Sports, cooking/baking, movies, working out.
Dislikes: Writing essays, losing.
Person with the greatest Influence on my athletic career: My dad, because he has always pushed me to do my best at everything I do. He used to bring me to practices 30 minutes to an hour early to get some early work in before other people showed up.
Who’s your dream celebrity prom date: Ariana Grande.
Name three historical figures you’d like to meet: George Washington, because I would like to know the vision he had for the United States and what his reaction would be if he saw it now. Albert Einstein, because I would want to see what he is like in person. And I would like to meet the Biblical Noah and tour his ark.
If stranded on a deserted island, I would have my: Pool table to pass time.
The last song I listened to: “Beautiful Crazy” by Luke Combs, which is also my favorite song right now.
People would be surprised to know: I like to bake.
I stay home to watch: Marvel movies.
When I need luck for a big game, I: Pray.
The funniest person I’ve ever met: My dad’s friend from California (Joe). He just has a funny personality and loves to talk and tell stories.
What they’ll say about me at school after I graduate: I was hardworking and kind.
Most embarrassing moment: Dropping a fly ball in baseball my freshman year (I watched it fall right in front of me).
Most unforgettable moment: Winning sectionals in basketball.
Ultimate sports fantasy: Winning a championship in basketball and getting a huge ring for it.
What I would like to do in life: I would like to be a dietitian and help people to be able to live their best life.
Three words that best describe myself: Selfless, hardworking, faithful.