Meet the Red Knight: Freshman Drew Stewart


Sophie Melsness

Freshman Drew Stewart hopes to play hockey for the Minnesota Wild when he’s older.

Where do you want to be in 15 years?
“I hope I’ll be playing in the NHL, preferably for the MN Wild. If I’m not playing hockey, then I just hope I’m successful.”

What talent do you find unique or important to you?
“I discovered that I’m pretty good at ping pong a couple years ago when I was at a hockey camp in St. Cloud. I just kept beating everyone on my team even though it was my first time playing.”

Describe your childhood in 4 words.
“Fun. Eventful. Amazing. Hockey.”

Who is your hero, and why?
“My mom is my hero because she helps me get through stuff, and she helps me to be the best person that I can be.”

What is an item you bring with you everywhere, besides a cell phone?
“Wallet because it holds all my important stuff.”

What makes you laugh?
“Stand-up comedy always makes me laugh. My favorite stand-up comedian is Kevin Hart.”

Are you someone that wants someone to spoil the end of a show or movie for you?
“No, I prefer to be surprised by the ending. It’s a lot more fun that way”

What is your least favorite fast-food chain, and why?
“McDonald’s is my least favorite fast-food place because it’s really unhealthy, and I don’t really like fatty food.”

What fast-food chain is your favorite?
“Panera is one of my favorite restaurants because it’s healthy, quick, and tastes really good.”