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Prep Zone Pop Quiz with Joe Stevenson

Published: Sunday, April 7, 2013 12:00 a.m. CDT

Abby Kissack

Marengo

Softball 

1. What would your walk-up song be?

“Back in Black” by AC/DC.

2. Which of your teammates makes you laugh?

Stephanie Cartwright because she’s always making weird faces and doing impressions of teammates and TV characters. She’s always cracking jokes.

3. How much did you spend on your glove?

I have three gloves, a first baseman’s mitt, a catcher’s mitt and a regular glove. My first baseman’s and catcher’s mitts were about $60, my regular mitt was about $50.

4. What’s your favorite baseball movie?

“Trouble with the Curve.”

5. What was an embarrassing moment of your high school career?

Last year when I ran into our right fielder Reed Karsten and she made me fly through the air. It looked bad, but we both walked it off.

Collin Ridout

Johnsburg

Soccer, basketball and baseball

1. What would your walk-up song be?

“A Milli” by Lil Wayne.

2. Which of your teammates makes you laugh?

Danny Kosel. We have this handshake before each game that’s really funny and it gets me in the right mood to play baseball every time.

3. How much did you spend on your glove?

I spent about $250 to have it custom made. It’s a Wilson A2000 Hanley Ramirez edition with his initials on it. I get the same one every time I get a new one.

4. What’s your favorite baseball movie?

“The Sandlot.”

5. What was an embarrassing moment in your high school career?

I forgot my cleats earlier this year, I left them at the hotel in Jacksonville, and I had to wear assistant coach [Mike] Maloney’s. He wears size 14s, his feet are huge. He said, “Here, slip them on.”

Parker Harold

Crystal Lake Central

Golf, baseball

1. What would your walk-up song be?

“The Show Goes On” by Lupe Fiasco.

2. Which of your teammates makes you laugh?Daniel Leverenz. He’s hilarious, just really goofy and immature.

3. How much did you spend on your glove?

I play first base and third base, combined probably $200. I have a Nokoa first baseman’s mitt and Easton infielder’s glove.

4. What’s your favorite baseball movie?

“The Sandlot.”

5. What was an embarrassing moment in your high school career?Last year, I was showing pitching technique in front of the freshmen and slipped and fell in front of them. They didn’t laugh much, I think they were probably scared of me.

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