Senior Spotlight: Thomas St. Pierre
In an effort to make this year special for Oak Hall’s senior athletes, we created A-Z questions for them to answer. We hope you enjoy!
Thomas St. Pierre is on Oak Hall’s varsity boys weightlifting team!
By Aiden Wacksman
A – Advice you’d give your freshman-self? Definitely study hard, and never get behind on homework.
B – Best pre-meet meal? Probably chicken and rice.
C – Coach’s best words of advice? Work hard.
D – Favorite dessert? Probably ice cream.
E – Most entertaining practice? There was one time this kid named Casey hung onto one of the machines. It almost fell and crushed me and Bryan.
F – Favorite high school athletic moment? First time benching 200 pounds.
G – Goals for your senior season? Do more on bench [press].
H – Hoping to attend which college? Louisiana State University (LSU).
I – Interesting thing about you away from weightlifting? I hope to become a veterinarian.
J – Favorite joke? I don’t know. Why did the chicken cross the road? To get to the other side.
K – Keys to maintaining homework? You just gotta do it. You can’t procrastinate.
L – Least favorite lift? Clean and jerk, easily.
M – Music you listen to? Rap.
N – Netflix or Hulu? Hulu.
O – Other hobbies besides weightlifting? Video games, hanging out with friends.
P – Preparations before a big meet include? Warming up, stretching, and eating right.
Q – Question you’d ask your future self? Where did I go wrong?
R – Most relaxing part of your day? Sleeping.
S – What would your senior superlative be? I’m not sure.
T – Favorite TV show? It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia.
U – Most underrated pet? Lizards.
V – Favorite vacation spot? Alaska.
W – What does it mean to you to be an Eagle? To always work hard and never quit.
X – Have you ever gotten X-Rays? Yes, on my wrist.
Y – Your impact on younger athletes on the team? Getting people to correct their form and make sure they go to practice.
Z – Favorite zoo animal? Probably monkeys.