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SENIOR SPOTLIGHT: Fountain Central's Hallie Swenson

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• Favorites

• Movie: Sci-fiction

• TV show: Golden Girls

• Restaurant: Bus Stop Cafe

• Food: Eggs in a basket

• Musician/Group: Legacy

• Song: Sing Your Way Home

• Current Spring Sport & Years in the Sport: Track & Field – Discus & Shot – 2 years

• Other Sports: Swimming, archery

• What are your favorite memories from this sport?

During a meet by sheer miracle, I threw 90 feet.

• What are you doing to stay busy and stay in shape during this time?

I have been painting, practicing my music, writing music, playing video games, and throwing shot and discus in the yard.

• Do you have any advice for underclassmen?

You are the only person who can control your progress in anything — not just in sports but in life. Cherish the time you have with each other.

• What do you miss about the spring sports season?

I miss teaching junior high athletes how to throw properly, working the concession stands after throwing, and I miss the friends I made. I also miss the weightlifting days when I thought the workout was insane.

• What are your future plans?

I plan to go to college and double-majoring in Choral and Instrumental Education.

• Coach Owens on Hallie

“Hallie is a hard-working athlete who is extremely focused on the details and technique of throwing.”

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