SENIOR SPOTLIGHT: Nolan Heady, Ellington
Ellington High School
PARENTS: Thomas and Molly Heady.
SIBLINGS: Johnathan Heady.
PETS: Hugo (Yellow Lab)
PLANS AFTER HIGH SCHOOL: Attending SLU ó Mechanical Engineering Major
WHAT DO YOU MISS ABOUT SCHOOL: I miss my great group of friends who made high school so memorable, and I miss my teachers and Coach (Jake0 Hime who helped me so much.
WHAT HAVE YOU LEARNED ABOUT YOURSELF THIS SENIOR YEAR: Iíve learned that things donít always go as planned, and sometimes life isnít fair. But having a positive attitude can make a difference.
BEST SPORTS MEMORY: Winning the 2019 baseball state championship and the celebrations that followed.
SPORT YOU WANT TO TRY: Iíd like to improve my golf game. Iíve only gone a few times, but happened to really enjoy it.
OTHER ACTIVITIES, HOBBIES: I have been involved in various academic clubs and extracurricular activities, including BETA, Robotics Club, Band, FCA, FBLA, and Student Council. I enjoy going to concerts, camping, cars and baseball.
PICK ONE ó PLAY YOUR SPORT ONE LAST TIME, ATTEND PROM OR HAVE A GRADUATION CEREMONY: I would love to play one more game as a Whippet, alongside my friends and teammates. There was a strong sense of loss when we learned our last season together wouldnít be realized. It felt like we left things undone; there was no closure.
ATHLETE: Bo Jackson;
SPORTS TEAM: St. Louis Cardinals;
SCHOOL SUBJECT: Physics;
MUSIC: Everything from Hank Williams to Rolling Stones to Travis Scott;
TV SHOW: Breaking Bad.
MOVIE: Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back.