February 5, 2009 - by
Countdown To First Pitch: Q & A With Bo O’Dell

Feb. 5, 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 15 days before the season opener against the Pride, Seminoles.com sat down for a question and answer session with senior right hander Bo O’Dell. O’Dell is coming off his junior season in which he posted a 5-1 record with a 3.60 ERA in 21 appearances.

1. What’s your favorite TV show?
a. Family Guy, South Park, Friends

2. Most recent song you listened to on your iPod?
a. Viva la White Chick

3. Who is your favorite pro athlete?
a. Brian Urlacher

4. Who is the best athlete you have competed against?
a. Prince Fielder

5. Other than at Florida State what is the best venue you have competed at?
a. Tennessee or Tropicana Field

6. What was the last movie you saw?
a. Semi-Pro

7. Dream vacation?
a. Australia

8. Favorite kids cartoon?
a. Scooby-Doo

9. Favorite food?
a. Anything fried

10 If you could have dinner with any three people (living or dead) who would they be?
a. Adam Sandler, Albert Einstein, Bob Saget

11. If you weren’t playing your current sport, what would you be doing?
a. Golf or Football

12. Favorite team tradition?
a. CWAC’s, Gold Bond Sunday

13. Superstitions?
a. What’s the point

14. Who makes you laugh?
a. Funny People, CWAC’s

15. Why did you pick FSU?
a. Always wanted to play here

16. Best memory from FSU?
a. Omaha

17. First job?
a. Sports Authority

18. Talent I would most like to have?
a. Be able to fly

19. Dream date?
a. Jessica Beil

20. Your words to live by…
a. Life’s a garden, Dig it!

21. One thing I can’t live without?
a. Laughter

22. Favorite spot on campus?
a. Dick Howser

23. What is one superpower you wish you could have?
a. X-Ray vision

24. When I am at home I like to?
a. Lay around eat and watch TV

25. Most influential person in your life?
a. Parents

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

27. Facebook or MySpace?
a. Both

28. Any pre game rituals?
a. 2-ball

29. I know it is game time when?
a. The game begins


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