High School: Earned three varsity letters for water polo ... first-team all-league as a senior ... honorable mention all-league selection in junior season ... also lettered three years in swimming and two years in basketball.
Personal: Member of cadet squadron 27 ... son of Randy and Kim Housken ... would like to enter the astro/space operations career field ... hobbies include playing the piano, reading and longboarding ... favorite quote: "Impossible is just a big word thrown around by small men who find it easier to live in the world they've been given than to explore the power they have to change it. Impossible is not a fact. It's an opinion. Impossible is not a declaration. It's a dare. Impossible is potential. Impossible is temporary. Impossible is nothing." -Muhammad Ali.