Countdown to first Pitch: 7 days
Cory Betterson
Cory Betterson

Friday, February 12, 2010

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Feb. 12, 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 Cory Betterson is letting ETSU fans get to know him a little better.

 

Cory Betterson (sophomore outfielder)

 

Birthday:  August 9, 1990

Hometown:  Atlanta, Ga.

High School:  Woodward Academy

What's on TV:   Jersey Shore

I'm embarrassed to admit I watch:  Oprah 

What's in my iPod:  Old School Hip Hop, Rap, R&B

What I drive:   Ford F-150

Favorite flicks:  The Break Up, Summer Catch, Finding Forrester

What I'm reading:  My Text Books!

Bookmarks (websites):  Facebook, Worldstarhiphop.com, Baseball America

Favorite class at ETSU:  Accounting

Worst habit:  Play music way too loud

Pet peeve:  Bad Breath

Superstition:  I have to listen to my pre-game music playlist before every game.

On my wall:  Old Pictures

Love to trade places for a day with:  Barack Obama

Talent I'd most like to have:   Be an R&B singer

First job:  Lawn Service

Favorite meal:  Chinese Food

Favorite athlete to watch in another sport:  D' Wayne Wade

Best concert/sporting event I've attended:  Lil Wayne, Hawks Playoff Game 6

Favorite city to visit:  Chicago

Favorite team growing up:  Braves

Favorite value in others:  Personality

Favorite physical attribute about myself:  Height

And least:  Feet

Greatest love:  Music (Hip Hop) and Baseball

My hero:   My mom

My favorite quote:   "A life is not important except for the impact it has on others."  - Jackie Robinson

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