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Senior profile: Joseph Pickens

Joseph Pickens

Catching up with … Joseph Pickens (lacrosse)

When you were growing up, what did you want to be? Astronaut

The biggest pet peeve I have is when: People bite their silverware while eating

If I could have one superpower, it would be: Flying

What’s the proudest moment in your sports career? When I got my first offer

If you could turn back time and witness one event, what would it be? Ohio State beating Oregon in the national championship in 2015.

Who is the funniest teammate? Max Fuehrer

Which teammate is happiest after a win? Jackson North

Hobbies: Working out and listening to music

Athletes I most admire: Jeff Okudah

Interesting fact about myself: I’m adopted

What I like most about West Forsyth: Teachers

Person I’d most like to meet (dead or alive): Lil Uzi Vert

If you could have a date with a celebrity, who would it be? Daisy Ridley

Post-high school ambition: Attend Lees-McRae to play lacrosse and study health and wellness science

If you hit the lottery, what’s the first thing you’d do? Buy my parents their dream house and car