Get to Know: Austin senior Aaron Knoll
Aaron Knoll is a senior swimmer for the Austin Packers.
Q: What sports do you compete in?
A: I compete in cross country, swimming, and volleyball.
Q: What’s your favorite sports memory?
A: Making it to state in swimming for the first time in ninth grade.
Q: What have you learned from sports?
A: Sports have taught me to endure. Whether it be enduring mental blocks or physical strain.
Q: What is the hardest part about sports?
A: The hardest part of sports is balance. Balance in knowing how to work hard without overexertion, and balance in managing your academics with your sports.
Q: How do you keep your focus when competing?
A: Clearing my mind allows me to gather my surroundings and relax, which allows me to keep focus when I compete.
Q: Who is your biggest sports role model and why?
A: My biggest sports role model is Adam Thielen. He’s a person I look up to because of his hard work ethic shown from his unusual journey to the NFL.
Q: What is your favorite movie?
Q: If you could have a conversation with anyone in history, who would it be?
A: Steve Jobs.
Q: What is your dream job?
A: Computer Engineer for Tesla.
Q: What is your favorite food?
Q: What is your favorite song?
A: “ASTROTHUNDER” By Travis Scott.
Q: What are your plans after high school?
A: To attend University of Minnesota-Twin Cities and major in computer engineering.
Q: If you could have one superpower, what would it be?
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