Meet the Athlete: Sydney Chicos

Published 9:54 pm Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Alden-Conger senior wants to be architectural designer


Q: What grade are you in?

A: 12.

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Q: What town do you live in, and which school do you attend?

A: Outside of Alden. Alden-Conger High School.

Q: Who is your immediate family?

A: Father, Gary; mother, Mary; sister, Toni.

Q: Which sports do you play?

A: Basketball and golf.

Q: What is your favorite part of playing your sport?

A: Staying active.

Q: What has playing that sport taught you?

A: To work hard and never give up.

Q: What’s your favorite sports memory?

A: Scoring 26 points in a game two years ago, and All-Conference golf.

Q: Which game are you looking forward to most this year?

A: St. Clair, because they give us a challenge.

Q: How did you get started in your sport?

A: My dad.

Q: What sports did your family members play?

A: Dad, basketball and baseball; Mom, track; sister, basketball.

Q: What are your sports-related achievements?

A: All-Conference golf; conference champions for golf (team).

Q: What are your sports-related goals?

A: Go to state in golf.

Q: Who is your favorite professional athlete? Why?

A: Case Keenum, because he is humble and keeps his composure.

Q: What are your college plans? Major?

A: Iowa State University with a major in architectural design.

Q: What is your favorite school subject?

A: Art.

Q: Who is your favorite teacher?

A: Mrs. Schulte, the art teacher.

Q: What are your hobbies?

A: Showing pigs, pigeons and doing artwork.

Q: What is your dream job?

A: Being an architectural designer.

Q: What is your favorite TV show?

A: “America’s Got Talent.”

Q: What is an interesting fact about you?

A: I am very artistic and I live on a farm.