All-Star of the Month | Hunter Ross

Baseball    East Houma Warriors

When did you start playing sports?

I was 5 when I started t-ball with TPR, but have been playing at home for as long as I can remember. 

Why did you decide to give baseball a try? 

I have always been throwing a ball and swinging a bat.

How often do you practice?  

During the season, about 3-4 times a week. In the off season, whenever I get the chance to throw the ball with my older brother outside.

What have you learned about teamwork? 

We win as a team and we lose as a team. We have to work together if we want a shot at winning.

How do your teammates make practice fun? 

We cheer each other on and push each other to do our best.

What is the best part of a game?

When I hit a homerun or don’t get struck out

What is one thing you do after a good game?  

Buy snacks at the snack stand before going home

Who is your favorite sports hero? 

Coach James for always motivating me to do my best

What are you looking forward to doing next in your sport?  

Getting better at pitching and being more of a leader to my team

Do you play any other sports? 

Football for TPR for the East Houma Stellers

Do you have a favorite jersey number and why? 

#1 – it has been my number since I started and it has just stuck. It reminds me to do my best. 

ALL-STAR ADVICE

The umpire is human and will make mistakes – be kind to him.

You are human and will make mistakes – be kind to yourself.

TIP FROM Bernie & Earl

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