Prep Pulse: Amanda Lange

If you had to transfer to another area high school, which would you pick? (Northeast) Dubois, because I have friends there and I think it would be similar to Forest Park.


One thing that puts you in the coach’s doghouse? watch the third strike

Who on your team spices up long, boring bus trips? everyone singing at top of their lungs

Oddest thing in your locker at school? I only have two school books in my locker.

What’s an irrational fear you have? I am scared to death of beetles and roaches.

Everyone has a weird recurring dream — what’s yours? I normally don’t remember my dreams.

What teacher has had the greatest impact on your life? Mrs. Brenda Weyer, she is always smiling.

If you had to eat one thing the rest of your life, what would it be? lasagna with crackers

Favorite breakfast cereal? Cinnamon Toast Crunch

What’s your coach’s most famous saying? “We win” — Coach Kel (Kelly Schroering)

What’s your best dance move? I don’t have a best dance move, but my team loves to "mom" dance.

You are really obsessive about: music!

You take pride in the fact that: I put 100 percent into everything I do.

What’s one way in which you’ve changed since freshman year? I’m much more outgoing and confident.

What would be the theme song of your life? “Stronger” by Kelly Clarkson because life isn’t always easy, but we have to make the best of it.

If you had a Kentucky Derby race horse, what would you name it? Definitely not Charming Kitten; maybe Eat My Dust

What’s on your bucket list? to go rock climbing and visit another country

Most embarrassing song on your iPod? “Foggy Mountain Breakdown” by Flatt and Scruggs

Favorite teacher you’ve had? Mrs. Brenda Weyer, because she is always smiling and encouraging.

What’s your biggest accomplishment so far, in life or athletics? being named all-conference and all-district in softball and receiving the Mary Kay Ruhe scholarship

Favorite movie quote? “You can do it!”— from “The Longest Yard”

Worst job you’ve ever had? cleaning out a wet feed bin at my uncle’s farm

I could waste hours upon end: talking to Jordan Voges and Payton Begle

Favorite article of clothing? I’m obsessed with tank tops, so any kind of tank top

What was your favorite children’s book as a kid? “Cluck Cluck Moo”

Part about life after high school that scares you the most? living away from my family

If you had one do-over in life, it would be: I wouldn't do anything over.

What’s the best part about summer? no drama

Best summer song? “Cruise” by Florida Georgia Line

What do you look like in your most embarrassing baby/early childhood picture? I had lipstick all over my face, I was 4 and had tried to use my mom’s makeup.

People would be surprised to know what about you? I love playing guitar and watching football.

What movie is a guaranteed tear-jerker for you? “The Notebook”

Favorite former athlete from your school? Lauren Barth

Spider-Man, Batman or Superman? Spider-Man

Ocean, lake or pool? lake

Windows or air conditioner? windows

Nacho cheese or Cool Ranch Doritos? Cool Ranch


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