Standard Stars: Syracuse High track and field's Nathan Kaufusi

Monday , May 28, 2018 - 12:00 AM

Nathan Kaufusi

School: Syracuse

Grade level: Junior

Position: Sprinter

Favorite food: Prime rib

Favorite TV show: Walking Dead

Favorite movie: Dances with Wolves

Favorite band/singer: Guns and Roses

Favorite class/subject: History

Favorite athlete: Steve Young

Favorite hobby: Playing guitar

Favorite board game/card game: Uno

Favorite website/app/video game: Fortnite

What I’d like to win a lifetime supply of (other than money): Nike clothes

Most exciting sports moment you’ve ever been a part of: Winning the state 100 meters

Best advice ever received: You gotta get to the point where you stop running with your legs so much and start running with your heart.

Plans after high school: Go to college to run track and make my mom proud.

Performance review: Won the 100 meters, the 200, the 400 and was a part of the first-place 4x400 relay team at the state track and field championships May 17-19.

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