More Than The Score

November 02, 2006

Matt Baer

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

"It's not too hard. School always comes first. You just have to keep a good attitude."

Who has had the biggest influence on your life?

"My father. He instilled a good work ethic in me."

Why do you like the sport you play?

"I enjoy the way the game is played, and I love how much of a team sport it truly is."

What is your proudest moment, on or off the field?

"Last year when we won our first-round playoff game against Allegany. We were the underdogs, and we scored the game-winning goal 2 minutes into stoppage time."


Where is your favorite place to hang out?

"At my friend's house."

What is your favorite Web site?


If you could meet anyone, living or dead, who would it be?

"John Terry. He plays for Chelsea, and plays nationally for England."

What are your career aspirations?

"I would like to go to college and study Pre Med. Eventually I would like to be a doctor."

Who do you listen to most on your iPod?

"Dave Matthews Band."

What other extracurricular activities are you involved in?

"National Honor Society, Boy Scouts, jazz band."

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