Drew Hegeman, Green Hope
College choice: East Carolina.
Varsity sports: Basketball (two years) and baseball (three years).
Overall GPA: 3.89.
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Favorite course: Anatomy.
I was fascinated to learn: The complexity of the human body in anatomy class.
Most inspiring teacher: Coach Green, who taught me the importance of hard work, creating a strong team environment and leadership.
A book that impacted my life was: The Bible.
It’s hard to believe that...: Four years of high school have gone by so quickly .
What epitomizes what a good American should be?: Someone who is hard working, has respect for our country and values democracy.
Education’s biggest challenge or problem: Inadequate funding for supplies, text books, teacher’s salaries, etc.
My favorite charity is: Susan B. Komen Foundation.
Best movie: Remember the Titans.
Whose life inspires you?: My youth church group leader, Tommy Kawas.
Three people you wish you could meet: Jorge Posada, Derek Jeter, Jackie Robinson.
Something you enjoy that would surprise people: Chess.
I wish I had more time for: Visiting family who lives out of town.
I wish I had been there for: The Babe Ruth baseball era.