Prep Pulse: Jacob Masterson


A Q&A with Southridge senior basketball player Jacob Masterson

Best thing about the school year: Winning the 2017 football state championship.  
Who on your team cracks you up and why: Logan Seger, because he is the hype man and he jokes around a lot.

Complete the sentence: I could binge watch NCIS for hours on end.
What teacher has had the greatest impact on your life, and why: Mrs. Allen, because she doesn’t judge you and she also encourages you to do great things!   

What’s the best emoji: The smirking face.
Favorite type of donut: Chocolate Long John.  
One thing you do that puts you in your coach’s doghouse: Don’t go after rebounds. 
People would be surprised to know what about you: I’m going into the Air Force National Guard.  
Piece of advice you’ve gotten that has stuck with you: When you put time and effort into something, the results are usually in your favor.    

Who do you consider to be your heroes: My mom and my grandpa.    

Physical feature that makes you unique: My ears.    

Oddest piece of trivia that you know: Glaciers store all of our fresh water.  
I hate to admit it, but my parents are right about: How college will go.

Complete the sentence: I’m going on a road trip, and I’m going to Panama City, Florida and I’m taking these people along for the ride: Colin Smith, Jayce Harter and Jadon Culbertson.

No matter what, my dad can always cheer me up.

I spend far too much money on: Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups.    

You scream at the TV when: One of my favorite teams win.

Something you really wish you knew how to do: Cook.

What are some things on your bucket list: Meet some big time football and basketball players, travel the world.

Best concert you’ve attended: Kenny Chesney.  
Who’s the smartest person on your team: Jayce Harter.    

If you cut the cord but could keep three stations, what would they be: ESPN and two local channels.

Best athlete from another school you’ve faced: Wes Obermeier (Gibson Southern).    

Song in your music collection that’s played the most: “Rockstar” by Post Malone and 21 Savage.

Favorite former athlete from your school: Braden Harding.

Strawberry jelly or grape jelly: Grape, no doubt!

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