January 15, 2009 - by
Countdown To First Pitch: Q & A With Parker Brunelle

Jan. 15, 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 in 2008, the Seminoles hope to make a return trip to Omaha this year returning 18 letterwinners, including five position starters, 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 36 days before the season opener against the Pride, Seminoles.com takes a closer look at sophomore catcher Parker Brunelle:

Parker Brunelle
Catcher, Sophomore – Snellville, GA (Wesleyan School)

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

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

3. Who is the best athlete you have competed against?
a. Buster Posey

4. Other than at Florida State what is the best venue you have competed at?
a. Metrodome

5. What was the last movie you saw?
a. 21

6. Dream vacation?
a. Bahamas

7. Favorite kids cartoon?
a. Rocko’s Modern Life

8. Favorite food?
a. Rib-eye

9. Superstitions?
a. Put everything on my left side first (gloves, cleats, etc.)

10. Best memory from FSU?
a. Hit a home run in my first at-bat

11. First job?
a. Banquet waiter

12. Favorite spot on campus?
a. Club house

13. Most influential person in your life?
a. My dad

14. On average I send _____ text messages a day
a. 2

15. Facebook or MySpace?
a. Facebook

16. I know it is game time when?
a. When #11 says “pitching and defense Noles”


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