2016-11-03 / Life in Leelanau

Talk of the County

Having a conversation with Lindsey Fleis


LINDSEY FLEIS competed in the Leelanau Chase on Saturday as a member of the Traverse City Tritons. Fleis is also a member of the St. Mary softball team. LINDSEY FLEIS competed in the Leelanau Chase on Saturday as a member of the Traverse City Tritons. Fleis is also a member of the St. Mary softball team. Name: Lindsey Fleis

Town or township of residence: Suttons Bay.

Resident since: All my life.

Age and birthplace: 16 and Traverse City.

Occupation: Student (and a rower).

Marital Status: Single.

You live in Leelanau County because: My parents live here.

Last good movie you saw: “The Conjuring.” My friends were watching it.

Last good book you read: “The Girls” by Emma Klein. I could relate to the character.

If you could trade places with one person for one day, it would be: Ooh, probably someone famous just to see what it was like. Maybe a singer. Beyonce?

Things important to you that you’ve accomplished so far: Being a starting softball player in eighth grade (for the St. Mary varsity team).

What you hope to be doing in 10 years: Have a good, stable job.

Things you lose sleep over: Schoolwork, probably English or science.

If you could change one thing in Leelanau County it would be: The temperature in the winter, but it’s pretty.

Favorite dessert: Cheesecake. Anybody’s, I like all of it.

Are you a coffee drinker? No.

Favorite place in Leelanau County: Here at Fountain Point. It’s so beautiful. I just love being on the lake and seeing all the colors.

If you had more time you would: Read more. Historical and nonfiction.

The words that best describe you are: Ooh, I don’t know. Reserved.

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