Athlete of the Week: Devin Henry

Feature Q&A with Devin Henry

Won the 1,600, 3,200-meter run at the West Sioux Early Bird meet


Which brand of running shoes do you prefer?

My favorite pair is the Nike Pegasus 37.

If you could take a vacation anywhere, where would you go?

Anywhere besides Iowa.

What is your favorite sport to watch?

Football.

Besides your own, which high school has the best mascot?

Dakota Valley Panthers.

What is one skill you wish you had but you don’t?

I wish I could be able to work on cars.

What is your favorite brand and flavor of sports drink?

Gatorade. Cool blue.

What do you do on a long bus ride on the way to a meet?

Put myself in a great mindset and think about winning.

What is your favorite sports movie?

“1 Mile to You.”

What is the most frequent line you hear from your coach?

“I’d rather have you do too little than too much.”

What is your favorite subject in school?

Algebra.

What is your ideal future job?

Athletic trainer.

What’s the longest amount of time you’ve laid on the ground after winning a race?

I don’t lie on the ground.

Do you have any superstitions or routines before a race?

Sleep and eat doughnuts before. I promise it works.