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Countdown to first Pitch: 18 days
Derek Bushey
Derek Bushey

Tuesday, February 01, 2011

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 31, 2011) -The ETSU baseball team begins the 2011 season Friday, Feb. 18 as the Marist Red Foxes come to town. Every day, leading up to the first pitch, different members of the 2011 squad will check in with Buccaneer fans. Today sophomore Derek Bushey is letting ETSU fans get to know him a little better.
 
Derek Bushey (sophomore right-handed pitcher)
 
Birthday: July 31, 1990
Hometown: Midlothian, Va.
High School: Benedictine High School
What's on TV: SportsCenter or Comedy Central
I'm embarrassed to admit I watch: Jersey Shore
What I drive: Dodge Ram 1500 V8
Favorite flicks: Field of Dreams, Social Network, Miracle
What I'm reading: Beyond Belief by Josh Hamilton
Bookmarks (websites): Facebook.com, Youtube.com, BassPro.com
Favorite class at ETSU: Intro to Sports Management
Worst habit: Procrastinating
Pet peeve: People who are messy
On my wall: Boston Red Sox Jersey, Dave Matthews, Kings of Leon, Fenway Park
Love to trade places for a day with: Josh Beckett
Talent I'd most like to have: Art (Drawing)
Favorite meal: Chicken and Ribs
Favorite city to visit: Boston
Favorite team growing up: Red Sox
Dream date: Rachel McAdams
My hero: My father
My bucket list: Go to Australia, road trip across the country
My favorite quote:   "When you put on that jersey, the name on the front is more important than the name on the back." - Miracle
 
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