Prep Pulse: Summer Herzog

A Q&A with Jasper senior girls soccer player Summer Herzog


Nickname(s): Beans

Best thing about the start of the school year: soccer season

Who on your team cracks you up, and why? Hannah Love. She’s crazy.

Complete the sentence: I could binge watch “SpongeBob SquarePants” for hours on end.

Which teacher has had the greatest impact on your life, and why? Atalie Schroering; amazing teacher and life coach

What’s the best emoji? the face that has a dollar sign on the tongue

Favorite type of donut: chocolate glazed

One thing you do that puts you in your coach’s doghouse: When I heel the ball ... Coach gets heated.

People would be surprised to know what about you? I’m decently smart.

Most interesting person or thing you follow on Twitter? Dr. Pimple Popper

Piece of advice you’ve gotten that has stuck with you? Don’t wear black with navy.

What people do you consider your hero? my parents

Physical feature that makes you unique? small feet

Oddest piece of trivia you know? lechuga equals lettuce is Spanish

I hate to admit it, but my parents are right about: most things

I’m going on a road trip, and I’m going to California and I’m taking these people along for the ride: H20H (friend group).

No matter what, Lindsey Leinenbach can always cheer me up.

I spend far too much money on: food

You scream at the TV when: a person walks downstairs in a scary movie

Best prank that’s been played on somebody from your team? not appropriate

Something you really wish you knew how to do? do a front flip

What are several things on your bucket list? go to California, travel out of the country and skydiving

What would your professional wrestler name be? Sumo Summer

Rank your team’s three biggest rivals, starting with the biggest: Washington, Heritage Hills, Forest Park

Who’s the smartest person on your team? Lexi Korn

Favorite card game? slapjack

I have a weird, irrational fear about: people hiding in the back of my car

Favorite venue to compete at (away from home): Bloomington

The best cure for senior-itis is: no cure

Best athlete from another school you’ve faced? Madisyn Hunt ... but she came to Jasper

Song in your music collection that’s played the most? “I’m Good” by Y.G.

If you could change your school’s mascot to anything, it would be: shark

Favorite character from Sesame Street?: Cookie Monster

Business you’d like to add to your hometown? Panera Bread

What’s your dream job? play therapist

Favorite former athlete from your school? Anna Charron

Action movie or comedy? comedy

Strawberry jelly or grape jelly? strawberry

Shower temperature: cool, warm, hot or scalding? scalding

Running or lifting weights? neither

When to fill up the gas tank: quarter tank, eighth of a tank or when gas light comes on? gas light

Hot sauce or mild sauce? mild

Would you rather handle a 20-foot snake or fail an important test? important test

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