Off The Field With Gerald Mistretta

Gerald Mistretta

Nickname: G

Favorite Musician: U2

Favorite Book: Bleachers by John Grisham

Favorite Song: Pride (In the Name of Love) by U2

Favorite Actor: Tom Hanks

Favorite Movie: Remember the Titans

Favorite TV Show: Lost

Favorite Sport other than Football: Basketball

Favorite Sports Figure: Jerry Rice

Favorite Spot on Campus: Fitton Field

Favorite Way to Relax: Listen to Music

Favorite Class at Holy Cross: Painter in the Modern World with Fr. Reboli

Pre-Game Routine: Stay focused and visualize each play call.

Favorite Road Trip: Fordham

Favorite Thing to do on Bus Trips: Sleep

Most Memorable Sports Moment: My first college catch and touchdown against Harvard in 2009.

One Word to Describe Coach Gilmore: Passionate

One Team I would Like to Add to the Schedule: Notre Dame

Nobody Knows How Much I Like: Watermelon

Craziest Ambition: Own an NFL Team

Favorite Web Site:

People I Admire Most: My Grandparents

Most Influential People in My Life: My Parents

Best Word to Describe Me: Ambitious

Thing I am Most Thankful for: My Teammates

Favorite Quote: "I'm a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work, the more I have of it." — Thomas Jefferson

This story originally appeared in the November 3 edition of the Holy Cross Game Day Program, for the contest between the Crusaders and Lehigh. To order a copy of the program, click here.