Favorite Food? Homemade macaroni and cheese.
Favorite Class? Weight training.
Twitter or Facebook, and why? Facebook mainly because I've yet to figure out how to work Twitter.
Worst habit? Cracking my fingers.
Favorite Quote(s)? "The first period is won by the best technician, the second period is won by the kid in the best shape, but the third period is won by the kid with the most heart." -- Dan Gable.
What is your cell phone ring tone? It's always on vibrate.
How many texts do you send/receive per month? Between five and six thousand.
What is your favorite hobby in your spare time? Just hanging out with my friends.
Favorite memory in your sport, and why? During my freshman year, I was getting beat, 11-2, by Cody Wiltshire going into the third period, and I ended up coming back and winning.
What's something no one would believe about you? I write poetry.
Favorite Athlete, and why? David Taylor because he's at the top level of competition and still dominates.
Best advice you've ever received? There's always room for improvement.
Who do you admire most, and why? I admire my dad the most because he's the one who pushed me to work hard and never give up.
What's your favorite part of your sport? I've always loved the fact that it's only you and another person on the mat, and there's no one to blame for what goes wrong. It's just you and it's make or break.
Where do you see yourself in 10 years? Hopefully with a good job and starting a family.
CREDENTIALS: Alex pinned his way to the 152-pound finals in the annual Ron Mauck OVAC Wrestling Championship before posting a 6-0 decision in the title match for his first conference crown.