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September 24, 2011
By MIKE DONAHEY - Staff Writer ( , Times-Republican


Resides: State Center

Hometown: Haverhill

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Family: My parents are Gary and Sue Underwood. Sisters are Serena and Claire.

Pets: A dog, Oscar and a cat named Rocko.

Hobbies and interests: I enjoy playing sports and also watching them on television. I enjoy hanging out with friends and family.


Occupation: Currently, a student at Marshalltown Community College working toward a liberal arts degree. I will play softball for MCC as well. After MCC, I plan to enroll at Iowa State University and major in kinesiology.

Best part of being a student: One gets to socialize and meet new people.



Books: "Harry Potter" series

Movies: "Boondock Saints," "Superbad" and "The Departed."

Foods: Steak, roast and popsicles.

Sports teams: ISU Cyclones and Denver Broncos.


Best part of living here: I've lived in State Center five years. The West Marshall Community School District has provided me with a good education and opportunities in athletics.

Most influential person in life: My mom does an awesome job taking care of my sisters and I. She is always there for me when I need her. Mom is a strong person and stands up for what she believes. She instills in us a great set of values and beliefs to help us grow in all areas of our lives.

Advice on life: Don't take life for granted because you never know what you have until you lose it.



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