Cypress Springs High School junior Luis Adrian Olivares Jr. competed in the 2012 Summer Olympic Games in London in the sport of Taekwondo.
School: Cypress Springs High School
Accomplishments: Qualified for the 2012 Summer Olympic Games in London in Taekwondo. Qualified for an international fight in South Korea.
Favorite class: AFJROTC. “It teaches me leadership and how to become a respectful person.”
Favorite thing to do after class: “I enjoy training a lot with Team USA so I can become the best fighter I can be.”
Favorite song: “Eye of the Tiger” by Survivor.
Favorite website: YouTube. “I like to watch my Taekwondo fighting videos online.”
Favorite TV show: The Walking Dead. “The show is very cool and I enjoy the horror genre.”
Favorite Movie: “I like all types of martial arts movies. I can learn how they fight and I can study their techniques.”
Ambition: “I want to be a doctor because I would like to work in the medical field. My ambition for a side job is to open my own Taekwondo academy.”