Meet the athlete: Parker Anderson

Published 7:32 pm Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Albert Lea senior hopes to keep playing sports


Q:  What grade are you in?

A: 12th.

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

A: Albert Lea, Albert Lea High School.

Q: Who is your immediate family?

A: Dad, Randy; mom, Amy; sister, Karlee.

Q: Which sports do you play?

A: Baseball and basketball.

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

A: Knowing that I’m getting better every day.

Q: What has playing that sport taught you?

A: Commitment.

Q: What’s your favorite sports memory?

A: Winning state in baseball when I was 10.

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

A: The first game against Faribault.

Q: How did you get started in your sport?

A: I started at the YMCA.

Q: What sports did your family members play?

A: My dad was in football, wrestling and track. My mom was in softball.

Q: What are your sports-related achievements?

A: Lettering in the sports I play.

Q: What are your sports-related goals?

A: To play a sport in college and even after college.

Q: Who is your favorite professional athlete? Why?

A: Robert Covington. I like him because of his defensive intensity.

Q: What are your college plans? Major?

A: I plan to go to Winona State and major in business marketing.

Q: What is your favorite school subject?

A: Gym.

Q: Who is your favorite teacher?

A: Ms. Wayne.

Q: What are your hobbies?

A: Fishing, hunting and family.

Q: What is your dream job?

A: CEO of a company.

Q: What is your favorite TV show?

A: “The Office.”

Q: What is an interesting fact about you?

A: I have Type O blood.

About Tyler Julson

Tyler Julson covers sports for the Albert Lea Tribune.

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