INTERVIEW CONDUCTED BY PETER DAHL
Name: Ben Vande Zande
Hometown: West Bend, WI
Major: Math/Secondary Education
Favorite Athlete: Sam Dekker, Wisconsin basketball player
Last book you read: “Toughness” by Jay Bilas
Favorite food at Ruth’s: Turkey Shawarma
Pre-match music: I listen to a lot of different stuff, but “The Man” by Aloe Blacc
Hobby (besides playing tennis): Basketball
Favorite TV Show: “Friends”
Why should people play tennis?: Tennis is not only a great physical sport, but a lot of tennis is mental toughness and strategy.
Who would play you in a movie about your life?: I’m not sure, someone tall though because I am 6’5″. (Editor’s Choice: Dolph Lundgren).