Countdown to first Pitch: 17 Days
Skyler Barnett
Skyler Barnett

Tuesday, February 02, 2010

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 2, 2009) - The ETSU baseball team begins the 2010 season Friday, Feb. 19 with the first game of the The Citadel Memorial Challenge against the host Bulldogs. Every day, leading up to the first pitch, a different member of the 2010 squad will check in with Buccaneer fans. Today sophomore Skyler Barnett is letting ETSU fans get to know him a little better.

 

Skyler Barnett (sophomore catcher)

 

Birthday:   December 19, 1989

Hometown:   Johnson City, TN

High School:   Unicoi County High School

What's on TV:    Family Guy, Ghost Hunters, SportsCenter, The Office

I'm embarrassed to admit I watch:   The Bachelor, The Biggest Loser

What's in my iPod:   Everything

What I drive:    Ford Explorer

Favorite flicks:   Field of Dreams, Oh Brother Where Art Thou, Old School

What I'm reading:   People

Bookmarks (websites):   Facebook, ETSUBucs.com, and Youtube

Favorite class at ETSU:   Psychology

Worst habit:   Procrastinating

Pet peeve:  People that say "Goodbye" twice and people that high five a lot.

Superstition:   I never sit down at a restaurant with my back facing the door.

On my wall:   Nothing

Love to trade places for a day with:   Zack Ensor

Talent I'd most like to have:  To play the piano

Favorite meal:   Anything Italian

Favorite athlete to watch in another sport:   Chris Johnson

Best concert/sporting event I've attended:   George Straight Concert

Favorite city to visit:   Atlanta

Favorite team growing up:   Atlanta Braves

Favorite value in others:   Trustworthiness

Favorite physical attribute about myself:   My Smile

And least:  My unevenly sized ears

Dream date:   Carrie Underwood

Greatest love:  Baseball

My hero:   Joe Mauer

My bucket list:  Eat a Philly Cheese steak from Philly, coach college baseball, and become a general manager

My favorite quote:   "Yeah Booooooh."

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WCC NCAA South Regional Tallahassee, Fla.
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VB ETSU 3 Charleston, S.C.
Nov 14 The Citadel 1
WBB ETSU 81 Final
Nov 14 University of North Carolina at Asheville 68
MBB ETSU 76 F
Nov 14 Valparaiso 90
VB ETSU 3 Macon, Ga.
Nov 15 Mercer University 1
WBB High Point University 76 Final
Nov 17 ETSU 84
MBB Virginia-Wise 66 F
Nov 18 ETSU 111
WBB Appalachian State University 76 Final
Nov 19 ETSU 70
WBB ETSU 79 Final
Nov 21 Saint Francis University 63
VB ETSU Greensboro, N.C.
Nov 22, 12:00 p.m. No. 5 Western Carolina (SoCon Quarterfinal)
MBB UNC Asheville Freedom Hall
Nov 22, 7:00 p.m. ETSU
MBB ETSU Rock Hill, S.C.
Nov 24, 7:00 p.m. Winthrop
WBB ETSU Terre Haute, Ind.
Nov 24, 8:00 p.m. Indiana State University
WBB ETSU Bloomington, Ind.
Nov 26, 2:00 p.m. Indiana University
WBB ETSU Blacksburg, Va.
Nov 29, 5:00 p.m. Virginia Tech University
MBB ETSU Morehead, Ky.
Dec 1, 7:00 p.m. Morehead State
WBB ETSU Fairfax, Va.
Dec 3, 5:00 p.m. George Mason University
MBB Western Carolina Freedom Hall
Dec 3, 8:00 p.m. ETSU