Sofia Torres was chosen as Freshman of the Month because of her involvement in St. Pius activities and her joyful attitude.
By: Halle Nelson, Reporter
Sofia Torres was selected as freshman of the month at St. Pius X High School, under the recommendation of religious instructor, Julia Unger. Torres shared her thoughts in an exclusive interview about her year so far, and her school activities.
Q: How did swim season go for the school team?
A: I think it’s been really fun! I really like the team that I’m on. They’re a really fun experience for me. I’ve definitely made a lot of friends and we are really close.
Q: How does swim compare to last season’s volleyball team?
A: The swim team was definitely a lot smaller. [On the swim team] I feel like we were forced to be a family.
Q: What extracurriculars are you currently involved in, and which do you plan to be over the next few years?
A: I am currently in Spanish Club [and] I might audition for Sartons next year.
Q: Who is your favorite teacher?
A: I like Mrs. Unger a lot. I like her enthusiasm… She always says that I work hard and I appreciate her recognizing my effort. She’s definitely one of my favorites.
Q: What is your favorite class?
A: Probably religion because of Mrs. Unger.
Q: Where is your dream vacation?
A: I definitely want to go to Spain. Probably Madrid.
Q: What has sparked your interest in Spain?
A: Obviously I’m Hispanic, I’m Mexican, so it’s part of my culture.
Q: What is something most people would not know about you?
A: A lot of people don’t know I sang until I told them.
Q: Is there anything you want to add about your selection as freshman of the month?
A: Big thank you to all of my teachers.