Athlete of the Week: Tage Hulstein

Feature Q&A with Tage Hulstein

Won the Western Christian Invitational with a time of 16 minutes, 44 seconds


What is your favorite flavor of sports drink? Mixed Berry Propel.

Besides your own team, which high school has the best uniforms? Okoboji.

Who is your biggest role model and why? My brother Tristan is my biggest role model because he has a very large amount of determination and hard work with everything he does.

What brand of running shoes do you prefer? Hoka.

What is your favorite subject in school? Consumer economics.

What is your ideal future job? Salesman.

What is the most frequent line you hear from your coach? “Dig deep.”

If you could take a vacation anywhere, where would you go? Spear fishing in the Bahamas.

Do you have any superstitions or routines before a race? Eat a banana and Gatorade Chews.

Is a hot dog a sandwich? No, a hot dog is just a hot dog.

With Halloween coming up, what is your favorite scary movie? Scooby-Doo.

What is your favorite sport to watch? Football.

If you were elected president, what would be your first move? I would work harder to protect the vulnerable from COVID-19 and allow those not at risk to have less restrictions.