D9and10Sports.com is highlighting returning high school student-athletes this summer. The year in school listed next to the athlete’s name is the year the athlete is entering this fall.
Ben Sowa – Junior – Warren
Parents Names: Steve Sowa and Kristina Sivak
Sports Played: Baseball and Hockey
Siblings: Brett Sowa 19, Matt Sowa 15
Social Media Handles: Instagram @ottersgoalie32 – Snapchat: @ottersgoalie29
2020-21 Highlights: Goalie of the Year nominee, beating Grove City in the playoff game.
College Athletics plan if applicable: I plan on committing to sports in college.
Q&A With Ben Sowa
D9and10Sports: How did you first get involved in sports and did you like it?
A: I first got involved in sports by asking my parents to play and they signed me up. I loved it.
D9and10Sports: Who has been your biggest influence in life and why?
A: My dad because he has always pushed me to get better and put in the work needed.
D9and10Sports: What is your favorite high school sports memory?
A: Favorite high school sports memory is driving in the first run of the playoff game against Grove City.
D9and10Sports: What is your favorite social media platform and why?
A: Favorite social media platform is Instagram because it has a variety of content and is great way to show a large group of people the same thing.
D9and10Sports: If there was one period in history you could go back to, what would it be and why?
A: I would go back to medieval times because I want to know what it’s like to live in a giant castle.
D9and10Sports: What will you tell your kids someday about living through the COVID-19 pandemic?
A: I will tell my kids how bored I would get and the things we’d do to occupy ourselves and make the time pass. I would also tell them about my first time back with my friends and how exciting it was and how much fun we had.
D9and10Sports: What is your ideal place to live? Country, City, Suburb and why?
A: City Because I like the populated areas and the opportunity to do a variety of things to do.