October 6, 2012

Off The Field With Reed Apfelbaum

Nickname: Reeder

Favorite Musician: Jack's Mannequin

Favorite Books: The Things They Carried by Tim O'Brien & A Farewell to Arms by Ernest Hemingway

Favorite Song: Landslide by Fleetwood Mac

Favorite Movies: The Lord of the Rings Trilogy

Favorite TV Show: Friday Night Lights

Favorite Sport other than Football: Basketball

Favorite Sports Figure: Pat Tillman

Favorite Spot on Campus: Outside the Hart Center (there is a great view of Worcester from there)

Favorite Way to Relax: Read

Before I Came to Holy Cross, I'd Never Heard of: A Rotary

Pre-Game Routine: Stretch

Favorite Road Trip: Georgetown in 2010

Most Memorable Sports Moment: Every time I see my family in the stands.

Favorite Thing to do on Bus Trips: Sleep

One Word to Describe Coach Gilmore: Prioritized

Nobody Knows How Much I Like: Poetry

Title of My Autobiography: Miles to Go Before I Sleep

Favorite Web Site: www.nytimes.com

Most Influential Person in My Life: My Mother

Best Word to Describe Me: Driven

Thing I am Most Thankful for: My Health

Favorite Quote: "A ship in a harbor is safe, but that is not what ships are built for." — Socrates

One Person from History I Would Like to Have Dinner with: Jesus Christ   

This story originally appeared in the October 6 edition of the Holy Cross Game Day Program, for the contest between the Crusaders and Bucknell. To order a copy of the program, click here.