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24 with ’24: Evan Platfoot

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Evan Platfoot poses for a senior photo

Senior Evan Platfoot has gone to Alder since kindergarten, and is involved in many different aspects of life at Alder. She is involved with softball, basketball, LEO club and yearbook. We sat down with Evan as part of our 24 with ‘24 interview series. 


Q: What’s your favorite memory of your time at Alder?

A: Making it to the state championship for softball. 

Q: What are three things you can’t live without?

A: My family, my phone, and Starbucks.

Q: What’s one thing people don’t know about you?

A: Not a lot of people know that I have two middle names.

What are they?

Audrey, Louise

Q: How would you define yourself in three words?

A: Friendly, helpful, and hard working. 

Q: What was your last dream?

A: That I was a new student at a school; I have that dream all the time. 

 Q:  Best piece of advice you’ve received?

A: Don’t let anyone tell you different from what you believe and don’t let people get in your head. 

Q: If you made a documentary, what would it be about and why?

A: Dolphins because they’re my favorite animal. 

 Q: Last piece of content you consumed that made you cry?

A: Definitely the TikTvoks about the animals who need life saving surgery. 

 Q: Song you can listen to on repeat?

A: “All Too Well” ten minute version by Taylor Swift.

 Q: If you could switch lives with someone for a day, who would it be?

A: Caitlyn Clark because she’s insane at basketball and I would love to be her. 

 Q: Dream country to visit?

A: Honestly, I want to go to Europe but probably like Italy. 

Q: What’s the biggest surprise you’ve had?

A: Definitely my car on my 16th birthday. 

Q: If your life was a TV show, what song would be in the intro?

A: “Unwritten” by Natasha Bedingfield. 

Q: What 3 people living or dead would you like to make dinner for?

A: My mom, because she always makes dinner for me and I’d want to know what she would think of it, probably Taylor Swift, and Gordon Ramsey.

Q: The most adventurous thing you’ve done in your life?

A: I’ve been ziplining.

Q: What would you like to be remembered for?

A: Just always being nice to people.


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Maddie Saiter
Maddie Saiter, Staff Writer, Social Media Manager
Maddie Saiter is a second-year journalism student, who is a senior this year. You can recognize Maddie by her awesome hair. You’ll often see Maddie playing the guitar, or at least doing something musical, as she is also in the Marching Band. Maddie intends on being a marketing major at Ohio University. 

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