Prep Pulse: Patrick Sander


A Q&A with Southridge senior wrestler Patrick Sander.

Nickname: Pschneids.

Best thing about the school year: I only have to take two finals.

Who on your team cracks you up and why: Dave Schank, because of his honesty which is quite humorous most of the time.

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

What teacher has had the greatest impact on your life: Mr. (Scott) Buening.

What’s the best emoji: The monocle.

Favorite type of donut: Cream filled Long John with chocolate icing.

One thing you do that puts you in your coach’s doghouse: Not wrestling hard for the whole match.

People would be surprised to know what about you: Riding dirt bikes is my true passion.

Piece of advice you’ve gotten that has stuck with you: Try to always be productive.

Who do you consider to be your heroes: Gus and Carlos from The Benchwarmers.

Physical feature that makes you unique: Big ears.

Oddest piece of trivia that you know: The 2019 Supercross season began on January 5th.

I hate to admit it, but my parents are right about: My room never being clean.

Complete the sentence: I’m going on a road trip, and I’m going to the Rocky Mountains and I’m taking these people along for the ride: Joe LaGrange, Carson Mundy, Logan Seger, Sam Schroeder and Tucker Schank.

No matter what, Dairy Queen can always cheer me up.

I spend far too much money on: Restaurants.

You scream at the TV when: IU basketball makes a terrible play.

Something you really wish you knew how to do: My calculus final.

What are some things on your bucket list: Elk hunting in Colorado and deep sea fishing.

Best concert you’ve attended: 2016 Herbstfest Concert.

Who’s the smartest person on your team: Sam Schroeder (when it comes to wrestling).

If you cut the cord but could keep three stations, what would they be: Big Ten Netwoork, Outdoor Channel and Fox Sports Midwest.

Best athlete from another school you’ve faced: Caiden Rooks (Columbus East).

Song in your music collection that’s played the most: "Eight Second Ride" by Jake Owen.

Business you’d like to add to your hometown: Jimmy John's.

Favorite former athlete from your school: Matthew Tretter.

Strawberry jelly or grape jelly: Strawberry.

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