STANDARD STAR: St. Joseph Catholic High volleyball's Paige Leland

Monday , October 02, 2017 - 4:42 PM

RYAN COMER, Standard-Examiner Staff

Paige Leland

School: St. Joseph

Grade level: Senior

Position: Right Side Hitter, Left Back

Nickname: Mom (I drive the underclassmen everywhere).

Best friend: Victoria, Annie, and Fran

Favorite food: Any Asian food and coffee

Favorite TV show: “The Office”

Favorite movie: “10 Things I Hate About You ”

Favorite actor/actress: Alan Rickman

Favorite music group/singer: Arctic Monkeys

Favorite book: “Notes from Underground” by Fyodor Dostoyevsky

Favorite class/subject: Calculus/Chemistry

Role model: My hardworking parents.

Favorite hobby: My favorite winter hobby is skiing.

Favorite card game: BS

Favorite app: Spotify

What I’d like to win a lifetime supply of: Plane flight tickets and hotel rooms so that I can travel wherever I want.

Biggest sports thrill: Beating ICS (our rivals) in the championship game of the Wendover tournament last season.

Best advice ever received: Hard work beats talent when talent doesn't work hard.

Plans after high school: I want to get my master’s in either nuclear or chemical engineering.

Performance review: Leland recorded 25 kills and 19 digs in St. Joseph’s five-set win over Altamont on Sept. 21.

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