February 8, 2009 - by
Countdown To First Pitch: Q & A With James Ramsey

Feb. 8, 2009

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Florida State Baseball is gearing up for what looks to be an exciting season in 2009. Following a run to the College World Series last year, the Seminoles hope to make a return trip to Omaha in ’09 returning 18 letterwinners while welcoming 13 newcomers.

To provide fans with an inside look into the 2009 season, Seminoles.com is featuring daily highlights including interviews with all 33 players as well as a preview for the upcoming season as we count down the days to first pitch on Friday, February 20 against Hofstra.

With 12 days before the season opener against the Pride, Seminoles.com sat down for a question and answer session with freshman outfielder/infielder James Ramsey.

1. What is your favorite professional sports team?
a. Atlanta Braves

2. What’s your favorite TV show?
a. Sportscenter

3. Most recent song you listened to on your iPod?
a. Chicken Fried – Zach Brown Band

4. Who is your favorite pro athlete?
a. Cal Ripken Jr.

5. Who is the best athlete you have competed against?
a. Dwight Howard – basketball or Tom Hickman – Baseball

6. Other than at Florida State what is the best venue you have competed at?
a. Cooperstown Dream Park Champions 2002

7. What was the last movie you saw?
a. Pineapple Express

8. Dream vacation?
a. St. John’s (British Virgin Islands)

9. Favorite food?
a. Filet Oscar at Stoney River

10. If you could have dinner with any two people (living or dead) who would they be?
a. Derek Jeter, Cal Ripken Jr.

11. If you weren’t playing your current sport, what would you be doing?
a. Playing another sport

12. Who makes you laugh?
a. Hunter Scantling

13. Why did you pick FSU?
a. Tradition, parents, life long dream

14. Best memory from FSU?
a. On the field for UF-FSU game in 1999

15. Talent I would most like to have?
a. Austin Wood’s spinning skills

16. Dream date?
a. Carrie Underwood

17. Your words to live by…
a. Philippians 4:13 and “Prone It” Michael Hutts

18. One thing I can’t live without?
a. Bat

19. Favorite spot on campus?
a. Clubhouse

20. What is one superpower you wish you could have?
a. Read minds

21. When I am at home I like to?
a. Hang out with family and friends

22. Most influential person in your life?
a. Dad

23. On average I send _____ text messages a day
a. 30

24. Facebook or MySpace?
a. Facebook

25. Any pre game rituals?
a. Prayer

26. I know it is game time when?
a. The jersey is on


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