More than the Score

September 26, 2006

Matt McCoy

Who has had the biggest influence on your life?

"My dad. He really pushes me to try harder."

Why do you like the sport that you play?

"I've always played it since I was young, plus it's a lot of fun."

How much time do you invest in practicing on your own?

"I stay after practice sometimes and try to get the feel of my center and my line.

Who is the best athlete you have competed against?

"Matt Feiser. He played for Smithsburg two years ago. He was a hard runner."

What is your favorite Web site?



What are your career aspirations?

"I would like to go to WVU and study to be a dentist."

What do you listen to most on your Ipod?

"Taking Back Sunday 'Great Romances of the 20th Century.'"

How difficult is it for you to balance athletics with you academic requirements?

"It's not too difficult, I just think of it as something I have to do."

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