Name: Garrett Kocab
Sport: Track and Field
This week’s accomplishment: Kocab set the Serrano discus record with a throw of 183 feet, 10 inches at the Redondo Nike Invitational on Friday. He broke Karl Gehrke’s record of 178-11, which was set in 2007.
What do you like most about your sport: I like how unique it is and how important your technique is.
How long have you been playing your sport and how did you get started: This will be my sixth year. I got into it through my brother.
Pregame ritual: Pray
Most memorable sports moment: Breaking the school record.
If you could be someone else for a day, who would it be and why: J.J. Watt because he is a beast.
Something most people don’t know about you: I don’t sleep.
How would you spend $1 million: I would spend it on bubble gum.
Where would you go if you could travel anywhere in the world: Hawaii
If you had an extra hour every day, how would you spend it: I would spend it with my family.
What superpower do you wish you had: Super strength
Favorite sports team: Steelers
Favorite athlete: J.J. Watt
Favorite superhero: Howard the Duck
Favorite TV show: “American Dad”
Favorite movie: “Open Range”
Favorite song: “Watching You” by Rodney Atkins
Favorite meal: Taters
Favorite local restaurant: My Hero Subs in Phelan
Favorite app: Snapchat
Twitter handle: @OCKocab
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