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Getting to Know P.J. Higgins

February 20, 2014
By ODU Athletics

#7 Infielder - P.J. Higgins

Q: What made you want to come to ODU, besides baseball? I really liked the school and it’s a good distance away from Connecticut.

Q: What’s one thing fans don’t know about Coach Finwood? He really enjoys Ralph Haldo Emerson quotes.

Q: What’s your favorite food? Steak.

Q: Who is the most talented person on the team and what is their talent? Joey Burney and his ability to rap.

Q: Who do you room with on the road, and what is it like rooming with him? Connor Myers, I’m used to it cause he is my roommate at home and we get along really well.

Q: What game(s) are you looking forward to most this season? Rice, UVA, GA Tech

Q: what’s the best thing about road trips? What the worst thing? Just getting away from school and being on the bus with the team.  Trying to use the bathroom on the bus and trying to do homework.

Q: Who has the best nickname on the team? Do you have nickname, if so, what is it? Kurk Sinnen “Squirt”. Some people call me “Pistol”

Q: What are you majoring in, or plan to major in? Sports Management.

Q: Besides professional baseball, what is your dream job? Being a college coach.

Q: If you could have dinner with any three people, past or present, who would they be? Derek Jeter, Kevin Hart, Shaq.

Q: What is something unique about you? I can play every position on the field and I’m pretty good at basketball.

Q: What has been the biggest change for you coming to ODU? Getting used to country music.

Q: Favorite vacation spot? Going to Cap Code in the summer.

Q: What’s the most important individual goal you have set for yourself this season? Become more of a leader and hit for a high average this year.

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