Name: Ethan Smith
School: Kenton Ridge High School
Sports: Football, Rugby, Track
Claim to fame/honors: President of National Honor Society, played in the Rugby All-Star Midwest Challenge
Words you live by: “Meet with triumph and disaster and treat those two imposters just the same.” - Rudyard Kipling
Toughest opponent: Myself
Biggest influence: My family
Game-day rituals: I pray with my dad the morning of the game.
What’s on your bedroom walls: I have tickets from all the different sporting events I’ve been to as well as memorabilia of my favorite teams.
When I’m bored I like to … Go on hikes or just be outdoors
Favorite movie: Back to the Future
Person who would play you in a movie: Leonardo Dicaprio
Favorite TV show: The Office
Favorite musical artist: Mumford and Sons
Favorite book: Lord of the Flies
Favorite home-cooked meal: Buttermilk chicken with homemade mac ‘n’ cheese
Favorite restaurant: Buffalo Wild Wings
Whose mind would you like to read: Nobody’s, that’s an invasion of privacy
Place where you’d love to travel: New Zealand
Talent you’d like to have: The ability to dunk
Favorite school subject: Science
Favorite athlete: Bo Jackson
Favorite team: Cleveland Browns
Something in the world I’d like to change: Finding new ways to produce clean energy
Favorite sports moment: Beating Shawnee senior year at my last home game on homecoming on television
Favorite junk food: Chocolate cake
Best thing about your favorite sport: After a rugby match, both teams have a social where we eat food and hang out.
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