Freshman Related Quotes

“(Kim) pinned him in 20 seconds three weeks ago. For a freshman, he wants to win. He understands how important it is to us.”

Greg Varela

“To be a freshman point guard and have the whole program put on his shoulders, no question he has exceeded my expectations. I can truly look at him on the court and know I have a coach on the court.”

Steve Mcclain

“This is something we've wanted for a long time - a district title. I've played on the varsity as a freshman, and I've always wanted one as a senior.”

Cody Green

“[Winning] felt really good, especially since it's my freshman year. I've been working really hard all year long. A lot of hard work paid off. I guess I got ready for it the right way.”

David Helmer

“I won one (championship) as a freshman, and I want to win a couple more before I'm done.”

Andrew Dahl

“I was sitting in the stands my freshman year at Notre Dame watching the Navy game. Navy ran the option, and I thought 'I can do that.' I figured I could walk on and run the scout team. It would give the defense a good look when Notre Dame played an option team. That inspired me to try out.”

Phil Sicuso

“You bring in freshman and you know they have the talent to do it. On the field, there's not much that distracts them. They have the right focus.”

Chris Ahern

“It felt really good to win this one. We haven't won a district game since my freshman year so it was nice.”

Zach Reinhart

“That's not bad for a freshman. The two he walked were in the fifth. We threw one of them out trying to steal and we turned a double play to get the other one.”

Ed Yates

“We're a pretty young team. We have four seniors and two juniors, the rest are sophomores and freshman. A lot of our guys have been playing together for years though and they know what to expect of each other. They like the game and they know what they're doing out there. We just need to get some repetitions ? at the plate and in the field ? and I think they'll come along very well.”

Chad Bell