The Scot Culture Grid

2018 BASEBALL

  • Why Wooster?
  • Favorite food in Lowry/Wooster area
  • Favorite Coach Pettorini quote or memory?
  • Plans after Graduation?
  • Most memorable moment as Wooster athlete
  • Most people don't know...
  • Pregame superstition
  • Best part of being Wooster student-athlete
  • Favorite professor at Wooster
  • I.S. Topic or Current Research Project
  • Favor pro athlete/team
  • Last song downloaded
  • favorite follow on social media

Alec Hammond

  • My favorite athlete is...After two schools, it was the right fit for rigorous academics & baseball
  • Sweet and Sour Chicken
  • How do you pass the time on a road trip?When I'm throwing balls on purpose and he reminds me to throw strikes
  • Last song I downloaded...Pursue MBA at Florida Southern then work at Pivotal Sports MGMT
  • Best part of being an athlete at WoosterEarning my first win as a Scot against #8 Johns Hopkins
  • I celebrate Festivus
  • Spraying water in Jake Fling's face/mouth
  • Being around Coach P and having him at your back
  • Dr. Denise Bostdorff
  • A rhetorical analysis on The Youngstown Vindicator
  • Trevor Bauer, Cleveland Indians
  • "Reelin' In The Years" by Steely Dan
  • @FLbaseballranch - Randy Sullivan

Nanak Saran

  • Great academics and fantastic baseball team
  • Basil
  • "If that's true, I'll eat my hat."
  • Dental School
  • Back-to-back NCAC championships
  • I love country music
  • Same gameday hoodie, playlist, throwing progression & BP catcher
  • Getting to know all the guys on the team, and the support system
  • Dr. Karaszia
  • How induced stress influences someone's spatial orientation
  • Corey Kluber
  • "River" by Eminem
  • @pitchingninja on twitter

Drew Tornow

  • Fantastic baseball program
  • Gionino's Mac & Cheese pizza
  • "Late on fastballs!"
  • Financial planner or insurance agent
  • Game-winning grand slam vs. DePauw in NCAC Championship
  • I am not who I say I am
  • BP Bombs
  • Chance to win a World Series
  • Dr. Barb Burnell
  • Participation decisions of health insurance firms in public exchanges under ACA regulations
  • Jim Thome, Cleveland Indians
  • "When It Rains It Pours" by Luke Combs
  • @CespedesBBQ on twitter

James Usher

  • The incredible people and curriculum
  • Coccia House
  • "Go get em Ush"
  • internship for a baseball team while in graduate school
  • Inducing inning-ending DP last year vs. DePauw at regionals
  • I played guitar & sang w/ my dad at night shows when I was 10 & 11
  • Same stretching routines
  • The chance to win a World Series
  • Dr. Michelle Johnson
  • The Millennial Crisis of Major League Baseball
  • Aaron Judge
  • "Slide" by Calvin Harris, Frank Ocean, Migos
  • @CespedesBBQ on Twitter

Michael Wielansky

  • My favorite athlete is...Coach P and the baseball program, and opportunity for a great education
  • Lowry's chicken tenders
  • How do you pass the time on a road trip?When Coach P tells us to throw strikes b/c we have the country's best infield
  • play professional baseball, and if not, a job in some field of business
  • Winning NCAC Tournament the past two years and dog piling on the field
  • Something most people don't know about me is...that in HS most people thought my best sport was soccer
  • Celebrity that people think I look most like...I listen to the same playlist in the same order before every road game
  • being part of a family and having 35 other guys who have your back
  • Professor Amyaz Moledina
  • Undecided; something pertaining to baseball
  • Scott Rolen and the St. Louis Cardinals
  • "God's Plan" by Drake
  • @CespedesBBQ on Twitter