Sports Spotlight: Dustin Carlson |

Sports Spotlight: Dustin Carlson

Dustin Carlson

Age: 17, Moffat County High School senior

Sport: Soccer

How did you get your start in your sport?

“It was when I was younger and I lived in Baggs (Wyo.). A cop there introduced me to it.”

What is it you enjoy about your sport?

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“Just going out and having fun.”

What is it you like about your team?

“We all get along. Any tension we have doesn’t carry into school or into everyday life.”

What kind of things would you like to improve on?

“Blocking the low, quick balls. That’s what I worked on as goalie all season.”

What is one thing about your team that an outsider might not know?

“Our sense of humor. Most people think we’re all just really quiet.”


Food: Spaghetti

TV show: “Futurama”

Movie: “Step Brothers”

Actress: Angelina Jolie

Author: Stephen King

Leisure activity: Listen to music, watch TV, hang out with friends

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