Time Out With Maribel Ledezma | NevadaAppeal.com

Time Out With Maribel Ledezma

Maribel Ledezma

SCHOOL: Dayton High

YEAR: Sophomore

SPORT: Basketball

Q: What are your favorite sports, and how did you get started playing them?

A: Soccer and basketball. I’ve been playing soccer since I was smaller. I started playing basketball last year when my friends convinced me to.

Q: Who is your favorite professional athlete and why?

A: Javier Hernandez because of his passion for soccer.

Q: What has been your most thrilling moment in sports?

A: When I scored the winning goal in the last two minutes in our soccer game against Incline.

Q: Do you have a role model, and why is he/she your role model?

A: My mom, because she is a very hard worker and she never quits.

Q: Do you have any hobbies, and if so, what are they?

A: I like to dance.

Q: What is your favorite type of food?

A: Mexican food.

Q: What is the last non-academic book you’ve read?

A: “Diary of a Wimpy Kid.”

Q: After graduation, where do you plan to attend college, and what are you looking at in terms of a major?

A: I’m not sure, but I’m possibly considering UNR.

Q: Do you have a favorite TV show?

A: Definitely “SpongeBob.”

Q: Tell us something about yourself that would surprise most of your friends?

A: I’m very open with my friends, and not much surprises them anymore.