Summer Foster, 31
English/Language Arts Teacher
Worst blind date story: This is why I don’t do blind dates, so I don’t have to tell horrible stories.
Best meal you can cook from scratch: Well, if microwaving or ordering out are defined as “cooking from scratch,” then I’ve got recipes for days.
Favorite holiday: Thanksgiving, because I love the combination of seeing my family and eating tons of food. Plus, the night before is the best Basque crawl night, as per Bakersfield tradition!
One word that best describes you: Random.
First celebrity crush: New Kids on the Block; ALL of them!
Favorite local place to take a date: Luigi’s, another Bakersfield tradition.
When it comes to sports, are you a player, a fan, or a hater? All three.
Favorite local charity: Boys & Girls Club of Kern County. Lucky number: 3, and it hasn’t brought me luck yet…sticking with it though!
Best pick-up line you’ve heard: “Hey Summer, my name’s winter, let’s fall in love.” My name lends itself to great pick-up lines.
Lesley Reneau, 34
Have you ever dated a member of the team/cheer squad? Yes, when I lived in NYC, I dated a baseball player with the NY Mets.
Last local sporting event you attended: Bakersfield Condors playoffs and Bakersfield Jam basketball.
First celebrity crush: Zack from Saved by the Bell.
What’s on your Kindle/nightstand? Lots of books I love to read.
First job: Sun Fashions Clothing
Boutique in Hot Springs, Arkansas.
One word that best describes you: Hmm…only one word. How about three? Sincere, hard-working, outgoing.
Favorite local place to take a date: The Padre.
Favorite local charity: Boots & Bachelor Auction, Heart Walk, Wounded Hero’s BBQ.
Best meal you can cook from scratch: Lasagna and chicken enchiladas.
Favorite app on your phone: Energy 98.
When it comes to sports, are you a player, a fan, or a hater? Player and a fan.