Editor’s note: This is a regular feature profiling senior athletes at Bryant High School.
NAME: Nick Canale
PARENTS: Joseph & Jodie Canale
SIBLINGS: Sophia, age 13
FAVORITE SUBJECT IN SCHOOL: History
FAVORITE SPARE TIME ACTIVITY: Playing golf, of course.
FAVORITE FOOD: Meatloaf
FAVORITE MUSIC ARTIST OR GROUP: Mercy Me
FAVORITE MOVIE: I don’t really have one favorite movie. I like any action movies.
FAVORITE TV SHOW: The Big Bang Theory.
FAVORITE TOY WHEN YOU WERE A LITTLE KID: My Matchbox cars.
WHAT ARE YOUR PLANS AFTER HIGH SCHOOL? To attend college at UAFS, Arkansas Tech or UCA, and major in either accounting or history.
WHAT’S YOUR FAVORITE THING ABOUT GOLF? That I get to be outside and enjoy nature.
WHAT DO YOU THINK OF THE SEASON? I started off with a lot of inconsistencies, but since have improved, posting an 80 at Centennial Valley from the tips, a 77 at Hindman, and an even par 35 at Burns Park.
WHAT’S BEEN THE HIGHLIGHT OF THE SEASON SO FAR? Leading the team to victory in El Dorado for our first regular season tournament win, for as long as I can remember.
TALK ABOUT YOUR GAME NOW; WHAT ARE YOU MOST CONFIDENT IN YOUR ABILITY TO DO? I am most confident in my putting game.
WHAT DO YOU WORK HARDEST TO IMPROVE ON IN PRACTICE? My short game.
FAVORITE CLUB? WHY? Every club, because you must be able to hit every club well, to score low consistently.
WHEN YOU’RE THROUGH PLAYING GOLF FOR BRYANT HIGH, WHAT DO YOU THINK YOU’LL REMEMBER MOST FONDLY ABOUT IT? Being in the top 5 to represent our school at state, all four years.