Nick Agerter

Athlete of the Week Urbana High School

Name: Nick Agerter

School: Urbana High School

Grade: 12

Age: 18

Sports: Soccer and Track

Claim to fame/honors: 7th place at Regional meeting for pole vault

Words you live by: “The opportunity of life is so easily taken by plenty different things. If this

simple fact does not motivate you, then nothing will.”

Toughest opponent: My own mind

Biggest influence: Family, music and professional athletes

Game-day rituals: Music

What’s on your bedroom walls: Color

When I’m bored I like to … Listen to music and hang out with friends

Favorite movie: Ready Player One

Person who would play you in a movie: Steve Nash

Favorite TV show: Impractical Jokers

Favorite musical artist: Wifisfuneral

Favorite book: Harry Potter series

Favorite home-cooked meal: BBQ pulled pork with pasta salad

Favorite restaurant: Cane’s

Whose mind would you like to read: Jeff Bezos

Place where you’d love to travel: Europe, Hawaii and LA

Talent you’d like to have: Being able to sleep at will

Favorite school subject: Math/Science

Favorite athlete: Matthew Dellavedova

Favorite team: Ohio State Buckeyes

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

Favorite sports moment: Kyrie Irving Game 7 of the Finals over Steph Curry

Favorite junk food: Spicy Nacho Doritos

Best thing about your favorite sport: Pole vault is so fun to watch. You can have no idea what is

going on, but you get to see people fly through the air.

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