Click here to read the latest Athlete Q&A, this week with Mingus Union High School senior Nicole Spitzke.
Where are you from?
What sports have you played?
I played track, softball, soccer and I think that’s it.
Which is your favorite?
Because the team is just lovely, everyone loves each other. We play hard no matter what.
Do you have a favorite sports team or athlete?
Hope Solo is my favorite.
Favorite movie/television show?
I love “Star Wars” and “Grey’s Anatomy.”
What’s your dream place to live?
I love Hawaii and I also love San Diego, so both I guess.
What makes a good teammate?
A good teammate is somebody who supports no matter what. Nobody brings anybody down, always uplifting, always playing hard. Practices hard, 100 percent, that’s a good teammate.
Describe your coach in one word.
Describe yourself in one word.
Do you have any pregame routines or superstitions?
I don’t pee before a game and I always talk to myself before a game on the bench.
What are your future goals?
I plan to make a stable job, hopefully coach my kids’ teams.
What are you looking forward to most after graduation?
I guess going to college, living the college life. Maybe play some soccer and just meet some cool people and live life.