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Countdown to First Pitch: 7 days

Feb. 13, 2009

The Georgia Tech baseball team begins the 2009 season Friday, Feb. 20 when it opens a three-game series with Lipscomb. Every day, leading up to the first pitch, a different member of the 2009 squad will check in with Yellow Jacket fans. Today sophomore Zach Brewster shares some information about himself.

Zach Brewster
Sophomore LHP

Birthday: October 26, 1988
Hometown: Gainesville, Ga.
High School: North Hall
What’s on TV: Smallville, Sportscenter, How It’s Made, Discovery Channel
I’m embarrassed to admit I watch: Anything on MTV and VH1
What’s in my iPod: Just about everything
What I drive: 1989 Ford F150 with no wipers and doors that don’t lock – hence the reason it’s not in Atlanta with me.
Favorite flicks: Casino Royale, Iron Man, Bad Boys II, Superman 1-4
What I’m reading: My textbooks
Bookmarks (websites): Facebook, ESPN, MSN,,, Wikipedia, YouTube
Favorite class at Tech: Poetry
Worst habit: Staying up too late
Pet peeve: Liars
Superstition: Breathing through my eyelids
On my wall: Under Armour and James Bond Posters
Love to trade places for a day with: Superman
Talent I’d most like to have: Throw strikes
First job: Cutting grass for a commercial company – I made minimum wage.
Favorite meal: Anything wrapped in bacon at Golden Corral
Favorite athlete to watch in another sport: Shaun White
Best concert/sporting event I’ve attended: Georgia – Georgia Tech football game in 2008
Favorite city to visit: Washington, D.C., Metropolis
Favorite team growing up: Atlanta Braves
Favorite value in others: Honesty
Favorite physical attribute about myself: My legs
And least: Hair
Dream date: Jennifer Aniston
Greatest love: Life
My hero: Superman
My bucket list: Learn to play guitar, travel Europe, make it to the Show, go to the Winter X Games, learn how to snowboard
My favorite quote: Everything I’m not made me everything I am – Kanye West

Past Blogs/Q&A’s:
Countdown to First Pitch: 8 days – blog by Jake Davies
Countdown to First Pitch: 9 days – blog by Zach Von Tersch
Countdown to First Pitch: 10 days – blog by Thomas Nichols
Countdown to First Pitch: 11 days – Q&A by Tony Plagman
Countdown to First Pitch: 12 days – blog by Connor Winn
Countdown to First Pitch: 13 days – blog by Mark Pope
Countdown to First Pitch: 14 days – Q&A by Jeff Rowland
Countdown to First Pitch: 15 days – blog by Matt Simonds
Countdown to First Pitch: 16 days – blog by Jay Dantzler
Countdown to First Pitch: 17 days – blog by Chris House
Countdown to First Pitch: 18 days – Q&A by Jason Haniger
Countdown to First Pitch: 19 days – blog by Derek Dietrich


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