Name: Luis Mitchell
Grade: 12
Position: Heavyweight wrestler

Performance: Mitchell earned a major decision against Silverado on Jan. 16 and made it to the second day of the prestigious Five Counties Tournament during the weekend.

Favorite sports team: Raiders, Aztecs, Hurricanes, Dodgers

Favorite athlete: Brother

Favorite food: Whatever is made for me

Favorite movie: `Wedding Crashers'

Favorite actor/actress: Heath Ledger

Favorite TV show: `Family Guy'

Favorite school subject: Weights

Favorite band/musician: Aztec Marching Band

Favorite song: `It's OKay' by Sunliners and Sunglows

What ringtone do you have on your cellphone? I don't live in this century'

Greatest accomplishment: Being a champion and having great friends

Future Goal(s): Living the dream

Non-sports hobby: Hanging out

Biggest influence: Mi familia

Superstition: "Listening to oldies - Art Laboe rules forever"

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