Jacob VanderRoest
Jacob VanderRoest
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: South Haven, Michigan
High School: Saugatuck
Major: Undeclared

GET TO KNOW

Why did you choose to attend Hope College? Undergraduate Research, small class sizes, develop professional relationships with professors, great campus.

What were your favorite subjects in high school? Biology, History, Chemistry, Anatomy.

Name a role model or models who have impacted your life? My father and my mother are the most influential people in my life. Fantastic role models and stupendous parents. Freddie Mercury, Robert Plant, George Harrison, Paul Simon, Brian Wilson, Joey Ramone, and Roger Waters. Also, Neil deGrasse Tyson.

What is your favorite pregame meal or snack? Peanut butter bagel

What type of pregame music do you enjoy? Led Zeppelin and The Clash

What is the best advice you’ve ever received? Preserve your memories. They're all that's left you.