Boys Varsity Baseball · Meet the 2019 Varsity Baseball Team


SENIORS

Jordan Yoder

Favorite Subject: Math , Favorite Food: Ice Cream, Favorite Music: Country, Favorite TV Show: The Office, Favorite Movie: Spider Man: Into the Spider-verse , Favorite Athlete: Giancarlo Stanton ,Spare Time: Golf, Whiffle Ball and hanging out with friends , Best Memory of Lovejoy Athletics: 7 run comeback vs N. Forney last year and playoffs the last two years.

Jacob Terwilliger

Favorite Subject: Forensics, Favorite Food: Torchy’s Tacos, Favorite Music: Any kind, Favorite TV Show: Brooklyn 99, Favorite Movie: Gladiator, Favorite Athlete: Mookie Betts, Spare Time: working out, football, and friends , Best Memory of Lovejoy Athletics: Stine’s walk off HR against N. Forney

Michael DiFiore

 

Favorite Subject: Adventures and outdoors, Favorite Food: Steak, Favorite Music: Country, Favorite TV Show: The Ranch, Favorite Movie: Beast of No Nation, Favorite Athlete:  Anthony Rizzo, Spare Time: Long walks on beaches and crossfit, Best Memory of Lovejoy Athletics: Highland Park game

Luke Finn

Favorite Subject: Psychology, Favorite Food: Steak, Favorite Music: R&B, Favorite TV Show: Frasies, Favorite Movie: Warrior, Favorite Athlete:  Conor McGregor, Spare Time: FIFA UFC3, and weightlifting, Best Memory of Lovejoy Athletics: Luke Stine’s walk-off HR against N. Forney

Luke Stine

Favorite Subject: Math, Favorite Food: Steak, Favorite Music: Country, Favorite TV Show: Good Doctor, Favorite Movie: 007, Favorite Athlete: Buster Posey, Spare Time: Work on my Jeep, fishing, and hangout with friends., Best Memory of Lovejoy Athletics: Hitting a HR and a grand slam in one game.

Cameron Pool

Favorite Subject: Computer Science, Favorite Food: Patty Melt, Favorite Music: Rap, Favorite TV Show: Teen Titans Go, Favorite Movie: Austin Powers Series, Favorite Athlete:  Craig Kimbrel, Spare Time: make beats or play baseball, Best Memory of Lovejoy Athletics: Luke Stine hitting a walk off HR vs N. Forney.

Zach Smith

Favorite Subject: History, Favorite Food: Italian- Pizza, Favorite Music: Country, Favorite TV Show: The Office, Favorite Movie: Iron Man, Favorite Athlete: Drew Brees, Spare Time: Hang out with friends, Best Memory of Lovejoy Athletics: Luke Stine’s walk off HR.

Colton Laurence

Favorite Subject: Calculus, Favorite Food: Chicken, Favorite Music:  Indie/Folk Rock, Favorite TV Show: Park and Recreation, Favorite Movie: Almost Famous, Favorite Athlete:  Justin Turner, Spare Time: Listen to/play/music, Best Memory of Lovejoy Athletics: 7 run comeback vs N. Forney

Cade Smitherman

Favorite Subject: Calculus, Favorite Food: Cheeseburgers, Favorite Music: Country, Favorite TV Show: How I Met Your Mother, Favorite Movie: The Santa Clause, Favorite Athlete: Mitch Moreland, Spare Time: hang out with friends, Best Memory of Lovejoy Athletics: JV Championship game

JUNIORS

Sam Coit

Favorite Subject: Calculus, Favorite Food: Anything with sweet tea, Favorite Music: Hip Hop/Country, Favorite TV Show: The Office, Favorite Movie: The Sandlot, Favorite Athlete: Russell Westbrook, Spare Time: Fishing and hang out with friends, Best Memory of Lovejoy Athletics: After game meal at CiCi’s Pizza

Brett Sabin

Favorite Subject: Math, Favorite Food: Pasta w/Alfredo and Shrimp, Favorite Music: Classic Rock, Favorite TV Show: ESPN, Favorite Movie: Rocky, Favorite Athlete: Alex Bergman, Spare Time: Fishing or lifting weights, Best Memory of Lovejoy Athletics: Meeting all of my new teammates

Logan Bowling

Favorite Subject: Math, Favorite Food: Sweet and spicy bacon burger, Favorite Music: Heavy metal, Favorite TV Show: Game of Thrones, Favorite Movie: The Accountant, Favorite Athlete: Adrian Beltre, Spare Time:  video games and lift, Best Memory of Lovejoy Athletics: Bus ride to Texarkana

Garrett Larson

Favorite Subject: History, Favorite Food: Pizza, Favorite Music: Hip Hop, Favorite TV Show: Law and Order, Favorite Movie: McFarland, Favorite Athlete: Dick Nowitski, Spare Time:  Airsoft/video games, Best Memory of Lovejoy Athletics: Highland Park double header, sophomore year

Harrison Durow

Favorite Subject: Math, Favorite Food: Lobster, Favorite Music: Rap, Favorite TV Show: Narcos, Favorite Movie: Austin Powers- Goldmember, Favorite Athlete: Trevor Bower, Spare Time: Sneakers, baseball games and golf, Best Memory of Lovejoy Athletics: First HS game

Jarrett Caton

Favorite Subject: Math, Favorite Food: Broccoli, Favorite Music: Rap, Favorite TV Show: Friends, Favorite Movie: Talladega Nights, Favorite Athlete: Josh Hamilton, Spare Time: Chill, Best Memory of Lovejoy Athletics: JV Black dominating last year

Benjamin Nopper

Favorite Subject: Journalism, Favorite Food: Steak, Favorite Music: Need to Breathe, Favorite TV Show:  Impractical Jokers, Favorite Movie: Happy Gilmore, Favorite Athlete: Christian Yelich, Spare Time: reading, church activities, Best Memory of Lovejoy Athletics: Working out and practicing on the same field as my brother my freshman year.

Mike Lane

Favorite Subject: Math, Favorite Food: Grits, Favorite Music: Rap, Favorite TV Show: Johnny Test, Favorite Movie: Boyz n da Hood, Favorite Athlete: LeBron James, Spare Time: Hang out with friends, Best Memory of Lovejoy Athletics: Stine’s walk-off

Matthew Piccirillo

Favorite Subject: Physics and Chemistry, Favorite Food: Chicken Parmesan, Favorite Music: Rap, Favorite TV Show: Breaking Bad, Favorite Movie: Remember The Titans, Favorite Athlete: Joe Kelly, Spare Time: hang out with friends, play football/baseball/basketball and listen to music,  Best Memory of Lovejoy Athletics: Comeback win against N. Forney with Luke Stine’s walk-off Slam.

Teagan Carlock

Favorite Subject: Math, Favorite Food: Sushi, Favorite Music: Rap, Favorite TV Show: Shameless, Favorite Movie: Incredibles, Favorite Athlete: Mike Trout, Spare Time: Movies, hang with friends and music, Best Memory of Lovejoy Athletics: Luke Stine’s walk-off  Grand Slam

Sophomores

Ralph Rucker

Favorite Subject: Athletics, Favorite Food: Wagyu Steak, Favorite Music: Country, Favorite TV Show: Criminal Minds, Favorite Movie: Saving Private Ryan, Favorite Athlete: Bo Jackson, Spare Time: Becoming a better person and athlete, Best Memory of Lovejoy Athletics: 2018 State Wrestling tournament.

Josh Ringler

Favorite Subject: Algebra II, Favorite Food: Pasta and Chicken Parmesan, Favorite Music: Rap, Favorite TV Show: That 70’s Show, Favorite Movie: Pulp Fiction, Favorite Athlete: Gleybor Torres, Spare Time: Eating, Best Memory of Lovejoy Athletics: Stine hitting bombs in practice.

Freshman

Kolby Branch

Favorite Subject: Math, Favorite Food: Sushi, Favorite Music: Rap, Favorite TV Show: Shameless, Favorite Movie: Incredibles, Favorite Athlete: Mike Trout, Spare Time: Movies, hang with friends and music, Best Memory of Lovejoy Athletics: Luke Stine’s walk-off  Grand Slam