Q&A With ODU Football's Drew Hareza
By ODU Athletics
Nov. 21, 2008
A weekly Q&A with an Old Dominion University football player
Placekicker / Punter
When did you begin playing football?
In the 6th grade
Who has had the greatest impact on your career?
Why did you choose to attend ODU?
It's a chance to be a part of something most people can't, it's a different area from where I grew up, good academics, warmer weather and a good conference
What has been the biggest difference between high school football and college football?
The time spent doing football related activities and the speed of the game
What has it been the best part about being a member of ODU's first football team in over 60 years?
Knowing I am a part of something most will never have a chance to be a part of
If you could play another position what would it be and why?
Outside linebacker, it's what I played in high school
Favorite sports other than your own?
After meeting Coach Wilder for the first time, what were your thoughts?
He knows what he's doing and seems like a caring coach
After meeting your position coach for the first time, what were your thoughts?
He seems like a really down-to-earth guy
Do you have a pre-game ritual, if so what is it?
I shower a few hours before the game and listen to relaxing music to help me focus
What is your funniest memory from an ODU practice thus far?
Jonathan Plisco bending down and getting hit in the head with a punt
If you could line up opposite any player in the NFL and go 1-on-1, who would it be and why?
Jeff Reed, to see if I could beat him in distance and accuracy
What song is stuck in your head right now?
What is one thing people would be surprised to learn about you?
I design clothing
What is your dream job?
To be a designer for my own company
What is your most valued possession?
What is your favorite place to eat on campus?