Name: Levi Woode
School: Kenton Ridge High School
Extra-curricular: Tennis, marching band, concert band, jazz band, Springfield Youth Symphony and participate in church bell choirs
Claim to fame/honors: I have received superior ratings on solos with my oboe. I played with the KR marching band in New Orleans to march in the Endymion Mardi Gras parade.
Toughest challenge: Keeping a 4.0 while taking college classes as a high schooler
Biggest influence: My parents have been my biggest role models for how to act and how to think, especially my dad.
School-day rituals: Wake up at 6:30, refuse to get up for around 45 minutes to an hour, look at the time and rush to make it to school by 7:45
What’s on your bedroom walls: Three walls of yellow, one of black, with a large Pittsburgh Steelers emblem in the middle of the wall
When I’m bored I like to … Play piano, play with my dogs and hang out with friends
Favorite movie: Inception
Favorite TV show: Doctor Who, House M.D., A Series of Unfortunate Events, NCIS and Criminal Minds
Favorite musical artist: Just about any rock band from the 80’s
Favorite book: This Present Darkness, by Frank Peretti
Favorite home-cooked meal: My parents’ meatloaf
Favorite restaurant: Red Robin
Place where you’d love to travel: Hawaii for a few weeks
Talent you’d like to have: I wish I could play the French horn and the guitar.
Favorite school subject: Math and Chemistry
Favorite athlete: Antonio Brown
Favorite team: Pittsburgh Steelers
Something in the world I’d like to change: I wish that before people acted or spoke, they would take a few seconds and just think about what they are going to do or say.
Favorite junk food: Reese’s Pieces
Best thing about high school: Meeting many of my best friends and further deepening my existing friendships