Athlete of the Week: Justin Schipper

Feature Q&A with Justin Schipper


What is your favorite pro sports team? Miami Dolphins.

What is your favorite college sports team? Iowa Hawkeyes.

Who is your favorite athlete? Tiger Woods & LeBron James.

Do you have a pet? No.

Do you have a nickname? Family and friends call me Skip or JJ.

What is your preferred method of social media? Snapchat or Instagram.

People would be surprised to know that you? If I am not golfing then I am hunting or fishing.

Which of your teammates is most intense? Kyle Christy because he is always trying to beat me.

Which of your teammates makes you laugh? Honestly, all of them because they all have a great sense of humor.

What do you do on a long bus ride? We put our phones away and focus on creating team chemistry.

What is your pregame ritual? We huddle up and I tell them to focus on being the best they can be on that particular day.

What is your favorite part of sports? Being part of a team and watching us all improve in our game together.

What is your favorite sports memory? As a team placing third at state my freshman year.