Athletes of the Week: Blackman, Hansen

Athletes of the Week: Blackman, Hansen

Athletes of the Week

Adam Blackman

Urbana, senior

Soccer

Recently: Scored four goals in two matches – breaking the single-season school record – while leading the Tigers to the Big 12 title

I need concert tickets to ... Lil Wayne

I'm dying to see ... "The Other Guys"

I'm always texting ... Melinda Mendoza

If I had a million bucks, I'd ... give a lot of it away and buy my family stuff

I'm driving ... Hyundai Elantra

Before I compete, I eat ... peanut butter and jelly sandwich with a glass of Gatorade.

In 10 years ... I hope to be having a happy life

My first job was ... working at a day care

My favorite soccer is ... Fernando Torres

A perfect Saturday night would be ... hanging out with all my friends at the Kirby house

I'd love to have a date with ... Angelina Jolie

HONORABLE MENTION: Nick Berger, Judah Christian golf; Caleb Cook, Unity football; Clayton Cottle, Danville soccer; Andy Drackley, Centennial soccer; Ben Foley, Monticello football; Chad Frerichs, Sullivan/Okaw Valley football; Clein Gard, Schlarman football; Austin Hunt, Centennial golf; David Keenan, Salt Fork golf; Nathaniel Khachaturian, St. Thomas More golf; Pedro Leal, Arcola football; Brock Miller, Arcola golf; Michael Thompson, Urbana golf

Allison Hansen

Centennial, sophomore

Tennis

Recently: Dominated the Big 12 tournament, winning titles at No. 1 singles and No. 1 doubles

I need concert tickets to ... Jason Derulo

I'm dying to see ... "The Social Network"

I'm always texting ... my mom

If I had a million bucks, I'd ... go to Australia

I'm driving ... I don't have my license or my permit but hopefully I'll get my mom's red bug convertible

Before I compete, I eat ... bagels

In 10 years I'll be ... living in South Carolina on the beach

My favorite tennis player is ... Andy Roddick

A perfect Saturday night would be ... hanging out with my friends and my neighbors

I'd love to have a date with ... Taylor Lautner

HONORABLE MENTION: Audrey Aeilts, Champaign Central volleyball; Randal-Allison Bernthal, Mahomet-Seymour golf; Andrea DeBella, Buckley Christ Lutheran volleyball; Alanna Dukeman, Arthur golf; Samantha Emery, Champaign Central tennis; Sara Fundator, Champaign Central swimming; Courtney Hart, Danville tennis; Maria Mears, Centennial tennis; Megan McCord, Salt Fork volleyball; Sierra Myerscough, St. Thomas More golf; Baylee O'Donnell, Mahomet-Seymour volleyball; Beth Weston, Hoopeston Area volleyball; Kathleen White, Tri-County volleyball