Tell Us About Yourself in High School and We'll Guess What Sport You Dominated!

Zoe Samuel

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About This Quiz

Some people claim that "Your school days are the best days of your life." These people, as most of us instinctively knew when they said it to us as children, are losers. They peaked at age 16 and their life since then has been a slow slide into mediocrity, settling, and never actually losing those last five pounds despite constantly claiming to have done so.

There is just one exception, and that is sports. If you are blessed with a reasonably healthy body - and doubly so if you suffer from a disability or simply a frame that does not want to cooperate when you tell it to run, throw, and catch - then you may very well justifiably say that your teen years were a peak. That's because your body was growing, meaning it was constantly expanding its capacity and was capable of healing very quickly. 

You could take a hit and keep on going in a way that you simply can't later in life. If you were fortunate enough to be not just able-bodied but actively a jock, you could really enjoy yourself. So tell us what you got up to back then, and we'll see whether you were most likely to dominate on the tennis court, the track, the pool... or the chessboard.

Were you popular?

Were you an ugly duckling?

Did you get good grades?

Did the teachers like you?

Did sports ever interfere with other commitments?

Did your sport of choice make other people like you more or less?

Were you comfortable in your body as a teen?

If someone told you that these were the best days of your life, what would you think?

How fast were you?

What build did you have?

Did you like to eat healthy?

Were you a team player?

When did you have a growth spurt?

Why did you join the team?

Were you in trouble a lot?

If you had gotten a scholarship, what would it be for?

Did your parents worry that you were aimless?

Did you know what you were going to be when you grew up?

Did you date at all?

Did you have a car?

Could you afford equipment?

How did you get to and from school?

Did you have your own bedroom?

Did your parents support your sporting ambitions?

Were you good at anything besides sports?

Did you know how to take care of your physical health?

As teenagers go, how was your mental health?

Did you keep a journal?

If social media was around, did you use it much?

Were you bullied?

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