Time out with Gemma Ramirez
SCHOOL: Dayton High
SPORT: Basketball / Softball
Q: What are your favorite sports and why?
A: I like basketball and softball because I’ve enjoyed playing them ever since I was a little kid.
Q: Who is your favorite professional athlete and why?
A: My favorite athlete is Rajon Rondo of the Celtics because he is a team player and I like how he drives to the basket.
Q: How do you feel about drug/alcohol testing at the high school level? Should it be random or should everybody be tested once?
A: I think its good to have random drug test. If athletes really like the sport they’re in then they shouldn’t be doing drugs.
Q: If you saw a teammate using drugs or alcohol, would you talk to them or turn them into the coach.
A: I would talk to them.
Q: The Olympics just ended. Did you watch any of the coverage and what were your favorite events?
A: I liked watching track and gymnastics because I think they are interesting
and fun to watch.
Q: What are your hobbies?
A: I like listening to music.
Q: Do you have a favorite television show?
Q: What is your favorite food?
Q: What is the last non-academic book you read?
A: “Junie B Jones.”
Q: If you could change one thing about your school, what would it be?
A: Longer passing periods.
Q: What sport would you like to see at your school?
Q: After graduation, where do you plan to attend college, and what are you looking at in terms of a major?
A: I want to start at Western Nevada College and transfer to Truckee Meadows Community College and be a dental hygienist.