Prep Pulse: Mady Neukam


A Q&A with Southridge senior girls basketball player Mady Neukam.

Nickname: Maddog.

Best thing about the school year: Football & basketball season.

Who on your team cracks you up and why: Ella Mattingly, she’s probably one of the goofiest people I know. She's hilarious.

Complete the sentence: I could binge watch Friends for hours on end.

What teacher has had the greatest impact on your life, and why: Steve Winkler, because he’s definitely the most intelligent man I know.

What’s the best emoji: Smiling face with sunglasses.

Favorite type of donut: Chocolate glazed with sprinkles.

One thing you do that puts you in your coach’s doghouse: Honestly, nothing. Wheel has probably never held a grudge for more than like five minutes.

People would be surprised to know what about you: I can play three instruments.

Piece of advice you’ve gotten that has stuck with you: Trust God, talk to God, listen to God. He knows what He’s doing.

Who do you consider to be your heroes: God, my parents, my sister, and Jennifer Aniston.

Physical feature that makes you unique: I have double jointed elbows.

Oddest piece of trivia that you know: I don’t know if this counts as trivia but I can rap every word to "Headlines" by Drake.

I hate to admit it, but my parents are right about: Absolutely everything.

Complete the sentence: I’m going on a road trip, and I’m going to Colorado and I’m taking these people along for the ride: My sister and my dog.

No matter what, music can always cheer me up.

I spend far too much money on: Shoes.

You scream at the TV when: Ross says they were on a break.

Something you really wish you knew how to do: Get an A in Calculus.

What are some things on your bucket list: Find a way to make my dog live forever.

Best concert you’ve attended: Once I had a dream I was front row at Lynyrd Skynyrd and that was better than any concert I’ve ever actually been to.

Who’s the smartest person on your team: Grace Sickbert.

If you cut the cord but could keep three stations, what would they be: Nickolodeon, ESPN and whatever channel Cops is on.

Best athlete from another school you’ve faced: Madison Cave (Northeast Dubois).

Song in your music collection that’s played the most: "I Believe I Can Fly" by R. Kelly.

Business you’d like to add to your hometown: Chick-fil-A.

Favorite former athlete from your school: Paul Neukam.

Strawberry jelly or grape jelly: Strawberry.

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