Prep Pulse: Reece Helming


A Q&A with Northeast Dubois senior basketball player Reece Helming:

Nickname: Swan.

Best thing about the school year: Sports.

Complete the sentence: I could binge watch The Big Bang Theory for hours on end.

What teacher has had the greatest impact on your life: Mrs. Rickelman because I have had so much fun trying to make her laugh.

What’s the best emoji: Winking face.

Favorite type of donut: Any! I’m not picky.

One thing you do that puts you in your coach’s doghouse: Foul.

People would be surprised to know what about you: I can solve a Rubik’s Cube.

Piece of advice you’ve gotten that has stuck with you: Do everything for the glory of God.

Who do you consider to be your heroes: My grandparents.

Physical feature that makes you unique: My huge hands.

Oddest piece of trivia that you know: I can name lots of Pokemon.

I hate to admit it, but my parents are right about: My bad driving.

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 hunting buddies.

No matter what, my friends can cheer me up.

I spend far too much money on: gas.

You scream at the TV when: The Cincinnati Bengals play.

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

What are some things on your bucket list: Win a state title in a sport, cure cancer, retire at age 35.

Best concert you’ve attended: Never attended one but I want to go to a Travis Scott concert.

Who’s the smartest person on your team: Griffen Bauer

If you cut the cord but could keep three stations, what would they be: I don’t listen to the radio.

Best athlete from another school you’ve faced: Sam Englert (Forest Park)

Song in your music collection that’s played the most: “Butterfly Effect” by Travis Scott

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

Favorite former athlete from your school: My best friend for life, Owen Fuhrman

Strawberry jelly or grape jelly: Strawberry jelly.

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