More than the Score

February 08, 2007

Ty Thrush

What do you like best about your sport? "It's just fun to play. I just like my coach. He just makes it all fun."

Your greatest accomplishment in your sport? "Last year, going to states and making it the best in school history."

Toughest team you have faced? "James Buchanan because of the intensity they bring every time they play. It's always a good game."

Other sports? Outdoor Track, Football

Pregame rituals? "I concentrate on what I have to do before the game."

Besides your parents, the most influential person in your life? "My older brother, Dan, because he helps me keep in track and makes sure everything's alright in my sports."


Person you'd most like to meet (alive or dead)?"Brian Dawkins since he's my all-time favorite player."

Favorite professional team? Philadelphia Eagles and Philadelphia 76ers

Favorite athlete? Michael Jordan

Favorite book? "'Where the Red Fern Grows.' I read it in fourth grade and it's my favorite book."

Favorite movie? "Blue Streak"

Favorite TV show? "Rob & Big"

Dream car? "A Lamborghini or some sporty car."

What I actually drive: Saturn

Favorite school subject? Math

Least favorite school subject? "Chemistry or anything to do with science."

Best place to hang out? "The park to play football games or basketball."

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