May 2011

AUSTIN HOMAN, GRADUATE STUDIES

BASEBALL

Q:   What would you like to do with your major?

A:    I would like to own a sport training facility, baseball specific, would also like to have the fitness center open to the general public.

 

Q:   How do you manage your athletic, academic, and personal responsibilities?

A:    I understand that academic and athletics come first. Time management skills are huge. Study hall really helped me understand that.

 

Q:   Do you have a quote or philosophy that you live by?

A:    “Never give up”. Also, “Not only so, but we also rejoice in our sufferings, because we know that suffering produces perseverance; perseverance, character; and character, hope. And hope does not disappoint  us, because God has poured out his love into our hearts by the Holy Spirit, whom he has given us.” Romans 5:3-5

 

Q:   What has been your best moment (to date) while playing for ECU?

A:    Receiving the number 23 Keith LeClair honorary jersey.  The jersey is given to the player that embodies the same characteristics that Coach LeClair embodied.

Q:   What advice would you give to future ECU student-athletes?

A:    Never give up, always work hard, and strive to be the best that you can be.

FUN FACTS

  • Born in Jupiter, FL. Grew up in State College, PA
  • Attended State College Area High School
  • Has two older brothers and a niece who is like a younger sister
  • Likes to hunt, fish, and spend time with the family
  • Favorite color: Green
  • Favorite food: Roast beef and mashed potatoes with gravy
  • Favorite movie: We Were Soliders
  • Best vacation: Has never been on vacation because of baseball. Would like to go on a caribbean cruise.