Alexander Hunt's Involvement in Athletics
When did you first get started in athletics?
Got started in travel soccer in 3rd grade and played all over the US til high school, in 6th grade started travel Basketball and played on a couple teams in AAU until about 10th grade. Played travel baseball from 4th grade to 8th grade. Ran track in middle school and Varsity in High School. Started lifting weights seriously after junior year of high school
What is something surprising about being a college athlete that people would not know?
Its more than just playing a sport, teaches you teamwork, dedication, time management, value of hard work, integrity and much more
What is participating in athletics like for you?
Extremely fulfilling on many levels, mentally, physically and emotionally
Tell a funny story about your involvement in athletics
In a tournament in New York, for travel soccer, got 3 yellow cards in the same game, even though 2 yellow cards get you ejected-the ref forgot how to count i guess, -Dunked for the first time on an alley-oop in a pick up game when i was 5ft 8.