Athlete of the Week: Andrew Austin

Feature with Andrew Austin

He scored 23 points in a season-opening 86-78 win over Boyden-Hull, the runners-up in Class 2A last season


What is your favorite food to eat around Christmas?

I like to eat ham.

What was the last show you binge watched?

“True Story.”

How long could you go without using your phone?

Probably only like an hour.

Do you have a favorite Christmas present you’ve ever re­­ceived?

I got a puppy for Christmas a few years ago.

Is there a food you won’t eat?

I won’t eat fish. I hate fish.

Do you have a favorite college basketball or NBA team?

I’m a big Iowa Hawkeyes Fan.

Would you prefer to open presents on Christmas Eve or Christmas Day?

Christmas Eve because I can’t wait till the morning.

If there was an Olympics for everyday activities, what activity would you have a good chance at medaling in?

Losing my water bottles.

What is your favorite Christmas movie?

“Elf.”

What saying do you hear most often from your coach?

“Quit hanging on the rim.”

What brand of basketball shoes is your favorite?

Nikes are the best.

What’s your favorite flavor of ice cream?

Vanilla.

If you could have any superpower, what would it be?

To travel back in time