Alex Spinks |

Alex Spinks

Your full name: Alex Spinks

Nickname: Scruffy

Your school: Vail Christian

How many years in the valley: 14

Siblings: Trevor and Ryan

Names of parent(s): Tisa and Neil

I’m sick of hearing my parents say: “I am just disappointed”

What are your plans for after graduation: Arizona State University

Where would like to see yourself in 10 years: Selling out to MTV for millions of dollars

What will you miss most about high school: Snowboarding

What will you miss least about high school: Waking up early

Favorite memory during high school: Snowskating at Andrea’s house

Who do you most admire and why: Captain Sensible, because he was in the first punk band to accomplish anything and is still there

Favorite teacher: Ms. J

If you could have dinner with anyone, alive or dead, who would it be and why: All of Dropkick Murphys, so I could get all of my merch signed

I’m looking forward to … moving out

I can’t believe … people try to limit other people’s freedom

Most people don’t know I … exist

Favorite meal: New York pizza

Advice for younger students: Eventually, the nerds will be your bosses

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