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Athlete Q&A: Alex Figy

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Click here to read the latest Athlete Q&A, this week with Mingus Union High School senior Alex Figy.

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Alex Figy
Senior Basketball Forward

Where are you from?
Cottonwood, right here.

What sports do you play?
Just basketball.

What’s your favorite part about it?
Probably just the team, because I like playing together with people.

What’s the worst part?
Running, conditioning.

What’s your favorite food?
Mexican food.

What’s your favorite sports team or athlete?
Anthony Davis.

Dream place to live?
I want to live in Alaska.

Do you have a favorite animal?
Dogs, I like dogs.

If you could have any superpower, what would it be?
Infinite jumping.

What do you do in your free time?
I like to hunt, go outdoors.

Describe your coach in one word.
Eccentric.

Describe yourself in one word.
Bubbly, I don’t know.

What makes a good teammate?
Somebody who’s willing to work for the other guys that are around him.

What are the benefits of playing high school sports?
You get to work as a team, you get to learn, you get to grow. It helps you in life.

What are your future goals?
I want to become a mechanic and open up my own shop.

What are you looking forward to most after graduation?
Being able to work, I like working.

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