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ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Kobe Smit, Cambria-Friesland

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Kobe Smit, Cambria-Friesland


Year in school: Junior.

Sports/Activities: Football, basketball, baseball.

Most memorable sports moment: When I hit seven 3s against Central Wisconsin Christian. We came back to win from being down by 20 at halftime, as I hit six of my 3s in the second half.

Game-day superstition: I wear the same socks for every game.

Nickname: Koberski.

Favorite sport: Basketball.

Favorite sports teams: Green Bay Packers, Milwaukee Bucks, Wisconsin Badgers.

Favorite athletes: Patrick Mahomes, Kobe Bryant.

Favorite movie: “Star Wars.”

Favorite book: Bible.

Favorite food: Four-meat pizza.

Favorite restaurant: Christianos Pizza.

Dream vacation: Go hunting in Alaska.

Cats or dogs: Neither, but enjoy our small cattle beef hobby farm.

Favorite team to play against: All the neighboring schools, because I grew up playing with many of them and still have great friendships.

Most underrated teammates: My offensive line.

Team goals for season: Win conference and become state champions.

My advice to young kids involved in sports: Play hard, and most important is to have fun!

If you had one day to spend $1 million, what would you buy? Build my parents a new house and buy land.

What are three words that describe you? Faithful, kind, organized.

If you could meet anyone in the world, who would it be? Coach K and Tony Bennett.

Role models: My dad and grandpa.

What songs do you listen to before a game? “Run This Town” by 3 Man Weave.

Pre game meal: Mac and cheese.

Game-day routine: Go to school and learn. Then after school, go to a friend’s house for a team meal.

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