Name: Tyler King
Sports: Football, Basketball, Baseball
Words you live by: “Actions speak louder than words.”
Toughest opponent: Northeastern
Biggest influence: My brother, Trevor King
Game-day rituals: Taking a bath and relaxing
What’s on your bedroom walls: Sports pictures
When I’m bored I like to … Be outdoors doing anything: fishing, hiking, boating, washing cars…I love to be outdoors.
Favorite movie: Boy in Striped Pajamas
Person who would play you in a movie: Jonah Hill. His role in movies seem to always portray the character to be funny and carefree.
Favorite TV show: Wild’n Out
Favorite musical artist: Russ
Favorite book: The Hunger Games
Favorite home-cooked meal: Hamburger Helper
Favorite restaurant: Cane’s Chicken
Place where you’d love to travel: Aruba
Talent you’d like to have: I’ve always wanted to learn to juggle.
Favorite school subject: Math
Favorite athlete: MLB catcher Buster Posey
Favorite team: Even through their ups and downs, Cincinnati Reds
Favorite sports moment: Playing basketball with my brother his senior year and being part of a team that broke records
Favorite junk food: I can never be to full to eat a Twinkie.
Best thing about your favorite sport: Catching in baseball. Catchers have the best seat in the house. It’s painful and dirty, but they are the eyes for the team, they make pitchers look good, they keep the umpires happy, and they get to be selectively aggressive. (I love throwing runners out.)