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Athlete of the Week: Sohrob Eslamieh

Staff Report
5:28 pm PDT August 12, 2014

10 questions with Sohrob Eslamieh

What is your favorite sport to play?

I do MMA, karate, and water polo; I’d have to say that water polo is my favorite sport.

How did you get involved in water polo and when did you get started?

I have been playing water polo since the beginning of sixth grade and I got involved because I thought it looked fun and because my sister had done it in high school before me.

What is your favorite thing about water polo?

One of my favorite things about water polo is that I get to have fun, be with my friends and get a great workout all at the same time.

Who is your role model?

My mom is my role model because she pushes me to do the best both in school and sports, alike.

What’s your favorite place in Malibu?

My favorite place in Malibu is the beach. I think it is fun to go body surfing and swimming and it is one of the reasons that I like it so much in Malibu.

Who is your favorite artist or group?

I like a lot of different artists but right now Kendrick Lamar is my favorite.

What are your plans for after high school?

After high school I plan to go to college and either learn about business or law.

What’s your favorite subject in school?

My favorite subject in school is probably science because it always fascinates me whenever I learn about it.

What is your dream  job?

I would like to be a lawyer because it has been something I have been thinking about doing for quite a while.

What’s your favorite family vacation?

My favorite family vacation was when my family and I went on a the Oasis of the Seas, Royal Caribbean cruise through the U.S. Virgin Islands.

Interview conducted by Senior Editor Ashleigh Fryer.