Lagro returns as the Tigers’ top singles player for the 2015 season. The Farmington boys’ tennis team will be in its initial season competing in the tough South Suburban Conference. Here is a closer look at Lagro:

 

Q The best movie you’ve seen in the last year is ...

A … “Lone Survivor.”

 

Q Three words or phrases your friends or teammates would use to describe you are …

A … quiet, competitive and a team player.

 

Q Three songs you never skip on your iPod are …

A ... “Uptown Funk” by Mark Ronson/Bruno Mars; “Sugar” by Maroon 5; and “Free Bird” by Lynyrd Skynyrd.

 

Q When did you get started playing tennis?

A I just started to play in middle school, and liked it.

 

Q At your first varsity practice, you felt …

A ... nervous. I was an eighth-grader and a lot of them were seniors.

 

Q What did you work on most in the offseason?

A My serve and groundstrokes.

 

Q What is your favorite thing to eat before a match?

A Any food item will do.

 

Q What is your most memorable moment as a high school athlete?

A Making all-conference [Missota] my sophomore season.

 

Q Name one sport that you wish you could play, and why?

A I used to play hockey, and I wish I still did.

 

Q Who is your favorite college or pro sports team and why?

A The Minnesota Wild because they are fun to watch.

 

Q In 10 years, you hope you are …

A ... a successful businessman.

 

Q What is the best sports advice you ever received?

A Never give up and be confident in yourself.

RON HAGGSTROM