Athlete of the Week Shawnee High School

Name: Nathan Bostick

School: Shawnee High School

Grade: 12

Age: 18

Sports: Basketball and Baseball

Claim to fame/honors: Basketball

Words you live by: “Live in such a way that if someone talked bad about you, no one would believe it.”

Toughest opponent: Myself

Biggest influence: My girlfriend and my cousin Josh

Game-day rituals: I never eat before a game.

What’s on your bedroom walls: Medals, basketball sticker board, pictures

When I’m bored I like to … Watch ESPN

Favorite movie: Interstellar

Person who would play you in a movie: Matthew McConaughey

Favorite TV show: Big Bang Theory

Favorite musical artist: J. Cole

Favorite book: Night by Elie Wiesel

Favorite home-cooked meal: Cornbake

Favorite restaurant: Buffalo Wild Wings

Whose mind would you like to read: Stephen Hawking

Place where you’d love to travel: Paris, France

Talent you’d like to have: Dancing

Favorite school subject: Math

Favorite athlete: Lebron James

Favorite team: Cincinnati Bengals

Something in the world I’d like to change: Poverty

Favorite sports moment: 8th grade buzzer beater against Springfield

Favorite junk food: Donuts

Best thing about your favorite sport: Exciting or fast-paced

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