Blake Golden

China Spring High School

Q: What are your study tips?
A: The main thing is to avoid procrastination.
Q: What is one thing you wish you’d known in your freshman year?
A: Make sure to enjoy every minute of high school.
Q: What is the best lesson you’ve learned from a teacher?
A: My baseball coach, Coach Lopez, told me that adversity is 10 percent what happens to you and 90 percent is how you respond to it.
Q: What are your school and community involvements?
A: I’m a member of the varsity baseball team, and I also play travel baseball in the summer. I’m the student council vice president and a member of the National Honor Society. I volunteer at the China Spring Care Service Organization, and I also work part time at MVP Batting Cages.
Q: With a busy schedule, what do you do to unwind?
A: I’m a big outdoorsman. I enjoy playing Frisbee golf at Cameron Park, or sometimes I enjoy just listening to music as I lay in my hammock.
Q: What do you plan to do after graduation?
A: I’ll be attending Texas A&M in the fall to study biology, and after that I plan on attending dental school.
Q: What has been your favorite subject?
A: Anything math and science, really. I like the challenge. It’s like a puzzle, learning how things fit together.
Q: What is your proudest accomplishment thus far?
A: Winning a district championship in baseball last year.

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