Time Out with Forrest Burrows
SCHOOL: Dayton High
Q: What is your favorite sport, and how did you get started playing it?
A: Baseball. I’ve been playing since I was 4 and never looked back.
Q: Who is your favorite professional athlete, and why?
A: Kurt Warner because he uses sports as an avenue to inspire young athletes that athletics are not the most important thing in life.
Q: What has been your most thrilling moment in sports?
A: When I was 11, we beat Fernley in the (Little League) quarterfinals. I also hit my first homer.
Q: Do you have a role model, and why is he/she a role model?
A: My dad, Mike. He has taught me everything I know to this day, things I will never forget.
Q: Is there a sport you wanted to try, but for whatever reason never did?
A: I’ve always wanted to try hockey, but I’m not very good on the ice. I tend to fall alot.
Q: Do you have any hobbies?
A: My hobbies would have to be guitar, skateboarding, snowboarding, fishing and camping.
Q: Do you have a favorite food?
A: My favorite food would have to be sushi or my dad’s spaghetti.
Q: What was the last non-academic book you read?
A: I read Fallout by Ellen Hopkins.
Q: Do you have a favorite group or musician?
A: The Hold Steady and Suicide Silence would be my favorite bands.
Q: Where do you plan to go to college after graduation, and what do you want to major in?
A: I’ll go anywhere I can play baseball. I want to major in business.
Q: What is your favorite TV show?
A: Tosh O. is my favorite show. I also like Criminal Minds.
Q: Tell us something that would surprise most of your friends.
A: I have a thing for folk music. I like Woody Guthrie, Johnny Hobo, Bob Dylan and Mumford & Sons