Meet Your Liaisons : Henday

Nicholas Bombardieri

 

Hometown: Edmonton, Alberta

Program: Computing Science

Favourite Dodgeball Memory: Winning a 1v1 as a joke pick and then stepping on the line right after

If you could pick any three celebrities to be on your dream Dodgefest team, who would you pick and why? Peter Lougheed, Hand Barakat (pizza guy) and Tian Zheng for the underhand dream team

What is the best piece of advice you could give to first years when it comes to playing in the LDL? Come out and play. Everyone improves from where they began, and those who start off worse often improve the most

If you could make a Tuckey Mixtape that symbolizes your life in a nutshell, what three songs would be on it? All Star, Bring Me To Life, The Reeces Puff Rap

Elwin Shen

Hometown: Delta, BC

Program: Psychology

Favourite Dodgeball Memory: During a 1v1, my teammate jumped, threw the ball, hit the other guy then landed on the line

If you could pick any three celebrities to be on your dream Dodgefest team, who would you pick and why? Vince Vaughn, Justin Long, Joel David Moore, they won the dodgeball tournament, what more do you need

What is the best piece of advice you could give to first years when it comes to playing in the LDL? Sidearm best arm!! Jk, don’t throw them. Remember, this is a recreational activity, meant for fun. Don’t be too competitive

If you could make a Tuckey Mixtape that symbolizes your life in a nutshell, what three songs would be on it? Avicii – Wake Me Up, Imagine Dragons – Warriors, Alan Walker – Sing Me To Sleep

Shuwei Shi

Hometown: Shanghai, China

Program: Psychology

Favourite Dodgeball Memory: Dodgefest! Every single game with my upper years I learned something. Their throws are absolutely beautiful. Watching their games were amazing

If you could pick any three celebrities to be on your dream Dodgefest team, who would you pick and why? Bruce Li, I wonder what is dodgeball look like in a Kungfu Master’s hand! George Michael, I savagely just wanna listen to his Careless Whisper during the dodgeball game. Justin Trudeau, don’t really need a reason for that \__(ツ)__

What is the best piece of advice you could give to first years when it comes to playing in the LDL? Have fun! It’s all about having fun and meet new lovely people!

If you could make a Tuckey Mixtape that symbolizes your life in a nutshell, what three songs would be on it? Where do we go from here — Al barre; Five more hours; Pump it!

Jonah Holman

Hometown: Red Deer, Alberta

Program: Criminology

Favourite Dodgeball Memory: Flexin rhinoskin and scoring a cele breski at dukes fam

If you could pick any three celebrities to be on your dream Dodgefest team, who would you pick and why? Steve Buscemi, Mike Myers as shrek, and Michael Cera. I feel they can provide me a specific set of skills. Skills I need for a dream team

What is the best piece of advice you could give to first years when it comes to playing in the LDL? Hydrate, stretch, and butter up your kneepads

If you could make a Tuckey Mixtape that symbolizes your life in a nutshell, what three songs would be on it? Rich Chigga – Das $tick, Rich Chigga – Seventeen, Rich Chigga – Gospel

Everett Stewart

Hometown: Calgary, Alberta

Program: Mechanical Engineering

Favourite Dodgeball Memory: My favorite memory was playing in campus cup with people from my floor, and doing way better then we really should have

If you could pick any three celebrities to be on your dream Dodgefest team, who would you pick and why? John Cena, because no one would be able to see him and therefore hit him, Vince Vaughn because he probably has some sick dodgeball strategies that I can take advantage of and Jennifer Aniston cuz who doesn’t like friends

What is the best piece of advice you could give to first years when it comes to playing in the LDL? Go to drop-ins, go watch other teams play and generally get involved in the league. This is barring none the best way to improve, as it’s hard to get better if you’re only playing for an hour a week. There will always be people hanging out in the tuckey, so don’t be afraid to say hi and make new friends

If you could make a Tuckey Mixtape that symbolizes your life in a nutshell, what three songs would be on it? Timber by Pitbull/Kesha, Whats My Age Again? by blink-182 and Handclap by Fitz and the Tantrums

Bobbie-Ann Craig

Hometown: Fairview, Alberta

Program: Psychology with a minor in Business

Favourite Dodgeball Memory: Being a human shield with Hayley last year for Simran

If you could pick any three celebrities to be on your dream Dodgefest team, who would you pick and why? Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson (b/c muscles), Vince Vaughn (b/c he’s a dodgeball legend), & Zac Efron (b/c he’s pretty)

What is the best piece of advice you could give to first years when it comes to playing in the LDL? Just have a good time! At the end of the day if you’re not having fun, then why are you playing?

If you could make a Tuckey Mixtape that symbolizes your life in a nutshell, what three songs would be on it? Get’cha Head in the Game, Start of Something New, & Breaking Free all from High School Musical

Justus Otto

 

 

Hometown: Calgary, Alberta

Program: Finance

Favourite Dodgeball Memory: Team killing Katelyn Ritchie at my first drop in

If you could pick any three celebrities to be on your dream Dodgefest team, who would you pick and why? Aroldis Chapman (Dude throws GAS), Bill Belichick (Insane Strats), Emilia Clarke (<3)

What is the best piece of advice you could give to first years when it comes to playing in the LDL? Team kill Katelyn Ritchie as much as possible

If you could make a Tuckey Mixtape that symbolizes your life in a nutshell, what three songs would be on it? Can’t be Touched by Roy Jones Jr./In the End by Linkin Park-RIP Chester/Ring of Fire by Johnny Cash (Go Flames Go)

Nicholas Horne

 

 

Hometown: Cochrane, Alberta

Program: Mechanical Engineering

Favourite Dodgeball Memory: First round of playoffs last year against 3-4 Henday

If you could pick any three celebrities to be on your dream Dodgefest team, who would you pick and why? Tom Brady and Aroldis Chapman to throw heat and Cody Lawson to fill water bottles

What is the best piece of advice you could give to first years when it comes to playing in the LDL? In the end, everyone in the LDL is here for a good time. If you embrace sportsmanship, everyone can keep having fun

If you could make a Tuckey Mixtape that symbolizes your life in a nutshell, what three songs would be on it? “This Song Is a Mess But So Am I” Joyce Manor, “The World Is Yours” Nas, “With a Little Help From My Friends” The Beatles

Alex Feng

 

 

Hometown: Calgary, Alberta

Program: Civil Engineering

Favourite Dodgeball Memory: The drop in where “FOOD AMBASSADOR” Kyler Foster and Jesse Gundersen taught me how to throw

If you could pick any three celebrities to be on your dream Dodgefest team, who would you pick and why? John Cena: because you can’t see him. Stephen Amell: because he crushed American Ninja Warrior Course. Mitch Bartrem: cuz he is Mitch

What is the best piece of advice you could give to first years when it comes to playing in the LDL? Don’t dislocate your shoulder while you play dodgeball

If you could make a Tuckey Mixtape that symbolizes your life in a nutshell, what three songs would be on it? Hall of Fame – The Script, It’s My Life – Bon Jovi, Die a Happy Man – Thomas Rhett

Billy Wirawan

Hometown: Calgary, Alberta

Program: Business

Favourite Dodgeball Memory: Playing against 5-12S. It was super close and competitive and it brought the best from both teams that night

If you could pick any three celebrities to be on your dream Dodgefest team, who would you pick and why? I would only need Peter Lougheed. He counts for 3 people

What is the best piece of advice you could give to first years when it comes to playing in the LDL? Have fun playing and try every position. Dodgeball is not all about throwing or shagging so it’s good to diversify what you know

If you could make a Tuckey Mixtape that symbolizes your life in a nutshell, what three songs would be on it? El Chapo, Purple Lamborgini and Dysfunctional

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