Athlete of the Week: Logan Franken

Feature question and answer with Logan Franken

Placed at Drake Relays in two events


What is your favorite college or professional sports team? Dallas Cowboys.

What is your favorite class in school? American Politics with Mr. Harskamp.

What is your favorite brand of running shoes? New Balance.

Besides your own, which Iowa high school do you think has the best uniforms? Cedar Rapids Jefferson High School sporting JEFF on its jersey.

Which event do you like competing in the most in track? 100-meter dash, short and sweet.

What phrase do you hear most from your coach? “Let’s work hard today men.”

What is your ideal future job? Being an investor in all kinds of business opportunities.

Do you have any superstitions or routines before a race? Eating fruit snacks and dynamic warmups.

What is your favorite brand and flavor of sports drink? I like to mix it up with Body Armor and Powerade.

Who is your biggest role model? My parents.

Do you have a favorite sports memory at Unity Christian? Medaling at the Drake Relays.

Where is your favorite place to eat in N’West Iowa? Culver’s, they always make me feel “welcome to delicious.”

What is your favorite sports movie? “Talladega Nights,” “If you ain’t first, you’re last.” — Ricky Bobby