Male athlete of the issue

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Jasjot Kaur, Staff Reporter

Senior Gautam Banuru plays a multitude of sports for West High and is a pleasure to watch on the course, court and track. From golf to Tennis Banuru plays with passion and perseverance.

 

Full name: Gautam Banuru

 

Grade: 12

 

Birthday: February 16, 1999

 

Height: 5’10’’

 

Hair color: Black

 

Eye color: Dark Brown

 

Favorite color: Purple

 

Sports played: Golf, Cross Country, Track & Field and Tennis

 

Years played: Golf – 1 year, Cross Country – 4 years, Track & Field – 1 year, Tennis – 1 year

 

Plans after graduation: Hopes to go to four-year college

 

Career goals: Job in the bioengineering or electrical engineering field

 

Favorite thing about golf: The little satisfying “click” you hear when you hit the golf ball

 

Least favorite thing about golf: The patience and time golf requires

 

Most memorable moment: When he putted on a course where the hole was on an island and on his shot he swung over a ravine of water and landed his ball right by the hole

 

Who inspires you: Yuyuvan Robles from cross country as he really made him feel welcome

 

Favorite teacher and why: Mrs. James because she is a great teacher and coach