Prep Pulse: Nathan Leibering

If you had to transfer to another area high school, which would you pick? Southridge; it’s where my dad is from.

One thing that puts you in the coach’s doghouse? not hustling


Who on your team spices up long, boring bus trips? Nick Gobert; we both like to joke around and name movie quotes

Oddest thing in your locker at school? random papers

What’s an irrational fear you have? snakes

Everyone has a weird recurring dream — what’s yours? that my life has turned into the movie “I Am Legend” and I have to survive to live

What teacher has had the greatest impact on your life? Joshua Dodd

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

Favorite breakfast cereal? Cheerios

What’s your best dance move? the moonwalk

You are really obsessive about: keeping things clean and nice

You take pride in the fact that: I am the hardest worker

What’s one way in which you’ve changed since freshman year? I have been trained to be in way better shape

What would be the theme song of your life? “Headstrong” by Trapt, because I have always used my head for everything

If you had a Kentucky Derby race horse, what would you name it? Puddin’

What’s on your bucket list? go to Fenway Park and go skydiving

Most embarrassing song on your iPod? “Our Song” by Taylor Swift

Favorite teacher you’ve had? Mr. Terry Gobert; he taught one of my favorite subjects (U.S. history), and he was funny.

What’s your biggest accomplishment so far, in life or athletics? winning state in 13- and 14-year-old all-stars for baseball

Favorite movie quote? “It’s ain’t about how hard you hit, it’s about how hard you can get hit and keep moving forward. How much you can take and keep moving forward.”— from “Rocky V”

Worst job you’ve ever had? cleaning toilets

I could waste hours upon end: playing PlayStation

Favorite article of clothing? blue plaid button-down shirt

What was your favorite children’s book as a kid? “Nate The Great”

Part about life after high school that scares you the most? being on my own

If you had one do-over in life, it would be: going back to watch my brother (Justin) play in the state finals for golf

What’s the one thing you really wish you knew how to do? play guitar

What’s the best part about summer? warm weather

Best summer song? “Barefoot Blue Jean Night” by Jake Owen

What do you look like in your most embarrassing baby picture? I look like an alcoholic because I’m holding a beer bottle.

People would be surprised to know what about you? that I want to pursue a career in electro-mechanical engineering

What movie is a guaranteed tear-jerker for you? “Men Of Honor”

Favorite former athlete from your school? every athlete to ever play at Jasper

Spider-Man, Batman or Superman? Superman

Ocean, lake or pool? pool

Windows or air conditioner? windows

Nacho Cheese or Cool Ranch Doritos? Nacho Cheese


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