Marengo quarterback Ethan Walsweer threw for three touchdowns and ran for another Friday in the Indians' 45-28 victory at Byron. He completed 18 of 24 passes and rushed 23 times for 117 yards. He was voted the Northwest Herald's Week 1 football player of the week.
Ethan Walsweer, senior quarterback
1. Favorite subject in school?
Math — That’s what I’m the best at.
2. Hidden talent?I can juggle extremely well. I taught myself with my dog’s toys.
3. Favorite professional sports team?Chicago Bears
4. Nicknames?E-man or E
5. What would be your perfect meal?Appetizer: onion rings. Main meal: double bacon cheeseburger. Dessert: chocolate milkshake
7. Dream vacation?Going to Fiji. The water looks amazing.
8. Proudest sports moment?When I was 12, I was playing in a baseball tournament in Cooperstown, New York under the lights. I hit a single to load the bases then the batter after me hit a grand slam to win it.
9. If you were on a deserted island, what three things would you bring with you?A knife to cut stuff down to build a shelter. A fishing pole. A cell phone.
10. Three role models?Dad, baseball coach Jeff Thomm, Bill Gates