This spring, Tyree Fletcher, sophomore, said he is trying something new. Fletcher had a change of heart after his friends noticed his speed on the field. He decided to stop playing football, with hopes to try track.
TKC: What do you like to do?
TF: Outside of school I like to play football, play the game [and] drive. In school my favorite subjects are math and social studies.”
TKC: What do you like about those subjects?
TF: They are very interesting and fun to do.
TKC: What do you like about playing football?
TF: The juking [and] running away from people.
TKC: What’s one of your favorite memories with football?
TF: My freshman year when I played football [and] we won every game.
TKC: What’s your favorite fast food restaurant and what do you usually get there?
TF: Taco Bell and [I usually get the] Dorito taco.
TKC: Is your room usually clean or messy?
TF: “It’s always clean. I don’t like messy rooms because I don’t feel comfortable if it’s messy or dirty.”
TKC: Describe a memory that stands out and why.
TF: Going to Disneyland with my niece. We rode planes and helicopters. We did a lot.
TKC: What was your favorite ride at Disneyland?
TF: I don’t remember the name of it. It’s like the Batman [at Six Flags St. Louis], your feet hang off.
TKC: If you could drive any car, what kind of car would you drive and why?
TF: “[The] Dodge Demon [because] it’s fast and I like it. [The car] would be red or black, my favorite two colors.”
TKC: If you could only eat one meal for the rest of your life what would it be?
TF: Hot wing fries and soda.
TKC What sports teams do you root for?
TF: I like the [Kansas City] Chiefs and the Golden State Warriors.
TKC: What is your favorite movie?
TF: “Home Alone.”
TKC: What is your dream job?
TF: I want to be an engineer to work on airplanes. [I want to] build my own [airplane].
TKC: What’s your proudest accomplishment?
TF: Getting my driver’s license. [I passed] my first time. [I’ve had] it for two-three months. I like to drive a lot. Sometimes I drive home, sometimes I drive to school [or] drive my friends to their football games.