Cahalan, a senior pitcher on the Grand Haven varsity baseball team, recently took some time to answer a series of questions for the Tribune. His responses are listed below.
1. Favorite class: Math. I really like it because there’s a formula to everything and that you can find everything. It comes to me easily.
2. Favorite athlete: Michael Jordan.
3. Favorite sports team: I’m a huge Detroit Tigers fan.
4. Favorite phone app: Twitter.
5. Can’t-live-without accessory/device: Phone.
6. Go-to social media: Twitter.
7. Favorite movie: Step Brothers.
8. Favorite book: I don’t read that much.
9. Favorite food: Anything pasta.
10. Favorite pizza place: Clover Bar.
11. Favorite super hero: Superman.
12. Favorite teacher: Aaron Smaka (Geometry) and my mom.
13. Role model: My parents. They’ve always had good morals, and I like to follow people with good morals.
14. Best advice you’ve received: Probably from Coach, just to relax and throw strikes.
15. Dream job: Veterinarian.
16. Five words that describe you best: Funny, outgoing, energetic, understanding and talkative.
17. Hobbies: I like to fish, go to movies and hangout with friends.
18. Coolest place you’ve visited: When I was really little I went to Canada, I don’t remember where though. Probably the one that I remember the best is Naples, Fla. I went there in seventh grade for spring break.
19. Most outstanding athletic achievement: I pitched a really good game against Rockford last year. I think I struck out six or seven.