13 questions with freshman Sam Vesper


Freshman Sam Vesper moved to Hays this year from Lyons. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her cat.

Freshman Sam Vesper is new student this semester.

  1. Where did you move from?

I moved from Lyons, Kansas.

  1. What brought you to Hays?

I moved to Hays because my mom got a really good job offer here at the hospital.

  1. What is your favorite part about Hays so far?

There’s a lot more things to do here compared to Lyons. It’s a really diverse place with a lot of new things.

  1. What’s your least favorite part about Hays?

I don’t know many people, at all. I lived in Lyons for 10 years so I new almost everyone so it’s really different coming to a place where you do know anyone.

  1. Do you like Hays High?

So far it seems alright.

  1. What do you miss most about Lyons?

I miss knowing who everyone was when I went places and my friends that I have there.

  1. How much bigger is Hays than Lyons?

Hays is a lot bigger than Lyons.  The population of Lyons was about 3500 and Hays has over 20,000 people so Hays is a big city compared to Lyons.

  1. What are your hobbies?

Well, I like to play with my cat, which sounds really dorky, I like my cats and I like watching Netflix. I really don’t like reading which is one of the most stereotypical hobbies. I also like to run.

  1. What activities are you involved in?

“Back in Lyons, I was involved in Scholar’s Bowl. I do track and I play the trumpet in band.”

  1. How long have you played the trumpet?

I learned how to play back in sixth grade.

  1. Can you drive yet?

I can drive, but I can’t drive myself to school ‘till June which is kind of unfortunate.

  1. What is your favorite class this year?

“Either band or art. I really enjoy both of those classes.”

  1. What’s your favorite color?

My favorite color is blue, but more of like a pale blue not a dark blue.