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Homecoming spotlight – Kaley Hagerman

Ian Cropp

Special to the DailyKaley Hagerman

We’ll miss you this spring, KaleyKaley Hagerman is the only senior on Vail Christian’s volleyball without a sister on the team. On the court and in the classroom, Kaley seems to know what she wants to do. Oh, and if she had the day off, she knows exactly where she would go. Somewhere in the future, her name may be on the cover or a book, but for now, if you want to read more about her, read on:Date of Birth: Feb. 19, 1988Born in: Truckee, Calif.Parents: Bobbi and TopperClass: SeniorPosition: Middle blocker

Why are you excited for homecoming?: “Because it’s a really fun and energetic.”Homecoming date: “My best friend, Libby.”What do you like best about volleyball?: “The teamwork and hitting.”Best moment in volleyball: “Last year’s home game against Vail Mountain because we played really well and won.”Most embarrassing moment in volleyball?: “Probably getting hit in the face with the ball.”What do you like about your coach Cathy Alexander?: “She’s really dedicated and she doesn’t let us goof off and she keeps us focused.”Favorite school subject: “English- I love writing.”What is the best paper you’ve ever written?: “A narrative murder-mystery paper.”Favorite books: Harry Potter seriesFavorite genres: Mystery and fantasy

Plans for next year: “I’m graduating high school early this December and I’m going to college in January at CSU.”What are your career goals?: “To become a novelist.”Favorite sports team: AvalancheFavorite Avalanche player: “It was Patrick Roy, but he’s not there anymore, and last year they didn’t really play, so we’ll see this year.”Favorite Broadway musical: Mama MiaFavorite painting: “One of Salvador Dali’s.”What do you do in your free time?: “Hang out with my friends and boyfriend, and go snowboarding.”Where do you go on a powder day?: “Beaver Creek. Trees and back stuff – places that people don’t know about.”Where is your happy place?: “On the beach in Hawaii.”

Favorite foods: Spaghetti and meatballs and icecreamWhat is the craziest thing you’ve ever eaten?: “Unsweetened cocoa power. It sticks in your mouth.”If you could have one superpower, what would it be?: To flyFavorite country other than U.S.: SpainIf you could be one animal, what would it be?: A monkeyIf you had a free day tomorrow, what would you do?: “Go to Six Flags Elitch Gardens in Denver.”Who will be the next president?: “I don’t know, but I hope it’s a woman.”Sports Writer Ian Cropp can be reached at 949-0555, ext. 608, or icropp@vaildaily.com.