Brooke Phillips: What’s your favorite part about playing baseball?
Jeremy Hallonquist: Just coming out here and competing on a day-to-day basis with all the guys.
BP: What’s something that makes you happy?
JH: Doing well, striking a guy out and having success.
BP: Favorite thing to do on a sunny day?
JH: Go and play golf. I’ve been playing for a year or so as a hobby.
BP: Describe your perfect dessert?
JH: Mixed berry pie.
BP: Who is one musical artist everyone should know about?
JH: Randy Travis. He’s a good country artist.
BP: What online website do you use the most and why?
JH: I’m on ESPN all the time.
BP: Who is someone that inspires you?
JH: My parents, their work ethic and their outlook on life.
BP: What was the last piece of advice you got and who was it from?
JH: From my parents, to just go out and have a fun last year and not to leave anything on the
BP: What are your life goals in 10 years?
JH: Have a job, maybe a house. Maybe have a family by then.
BP: How would you describe yourself in one word?
JH: Goofy. Something is always happening to me.
BP: What’s something you’ve always wanted to try but never have?
JH: Bungee jumping or something like that. Maybe one day.
BP: What’s your favorite place to travel and why?
JH: Probably just the beach. A few years ago I went out to California—the Huntington Beach area—and that was really nice.
BP: What is something most people don’t know about you?
JH: I love to go to the gym, or that I like to cook.
BP: What is your guilty pleasure?
JH: Netflix. Right now, my favorite show on there is Dexter.
BP: Favorite movie of all time?
JH: I’m kind of a dork, but I really like the Harry Potter Series.
BP: When was the last time you were proud of yourself?
JH: The third inning (of the March 3 University of the Incarnate Word game) when I got hit and picked up the ball and threw the guy out.