Athlete of the Week: Johnny Hua

Feature Q&A with Johnny Hua

Won Class 2A sectional title at Sergeant Bluff in 120-pound class


Who is your favorite athlete? Spencer Lee

What is your favorite sport other than wrestling? Boxing

Who is your favorite pro sports team? USA Wrestling

What is your favorite thing to do that doesn’t have anything to do with athletics? Construction or art

Are you superstitious? Are there certain things you do before every match? I have to shake out my whole body to stay loose.

What is your favorite subject in school? I enjoy Construction Class

Given the choice, would you rather go skiing or surfing? Skiing, I don’t do well with Sharks

What is going to be your first meal after wrestling season is over? $1.07 McChicken, with Sweet-and-sour sauce

Name something about yourself that would surprise people that don’t know you well. I was born in Minnesota.

What is the thing you hear most from coach Lundgren? Attitude and Effort

Do you have a pet? If so, what is it? I do not own a pet.

What is one skill you wish you had but you don’t? I wish I could play guitar or the drums.

What will you remember most about high school sports? Building relationships with my teammates, and enjoying the grind of practices.