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Prep Zone Pop Quiz

Published: Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013 5:51 p.m. CST

Ryan PitnerCrystal Lake CentralSeniorCross country and track

1. What is a good motto for training and competing?

“Never give up,” or “Don’t give yourself limits.”

2. What professional athlete from your sport would you like to hang out with for a day?

If I could, I’d bring Steve Prefontaine back to life. I’d really like to sit down with him.

3. What’s your favorite cereal?

I actually don’t like cereal. I eat chocolate chip waffles for breakfast.

4. What’s your favorite video game?

Borderlands 2 and BioShock.

5. How much wood could a woodchuck chuck?

As much as he wants.

Frankie TaylorMarian CentralSeniorVolleyball

1. What is a good motto for training and competing?

“Train like you’re in second place, but play like you’re in first.”

2. What professional athlete from your sport would you like to hang out with for a day?

Misty May, I saw her play in California, we were at Junior Olympics for beach volleyball. When she plays, seems like down-to-earth person and would be easy to talk to.

3. What’s your favorite cereal?

Honey-Nut Cheerios.

4. What’s your favorite video game?

It would be 2K with my brother, it’s a sports game.

5. How much wood could a woodchuck chuck?

It says, "if he could chuck wood," so he wouldn’t chuck anything because he can’t really chuck wood.

Tamara FunkeHuntleySeniorTennis and softball

1. What is a good motto for training and competing?

“It’s not over until it’s over.” With my two sports, there’s not time limit so you can always come back if you’re pushing yourself.

2. What professional athlete from your sport would you like to hang out with for a day?

Serena Williams, she’s such a great athlete.

3. What’s your favorite cereal?

Lucky Charms.

4. What’s your favorite video game?

I don’t really play many video games, but I like Candy Crush.

5. How much wood could a woodchuck chuck?

He’d chuck a lot of wood.

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