Sophomore Grace Cea (Canton, Ohio/Train Science) gave YSUSports.com an replace in our newest Catching Up With interview collection:
What’s your present location? I’m at dwelling in Copley, Ohio
Who’re you dwelling with in the intervening time? My mother and father, two sisters, and my canine!
Who’s the funniest particular person on the staff? Joe Nash (at all times can crack a smile out of us once we’re down)
Who’s the neatest particular person on the staff? Milena Lacatena
Who’s the hardest particular person on the staff? Tatum Christy
Which teammate was probably the most improved this yr? Alex DeLeon
What was one of the best second this season for certainly one of your teammates? Yazmine Romero‘s stroll off!!!!!
What a part of your recreation would you like or want to enhance upon probably the most? I wish to enhance on with the ability to do my job each single time I get within the field, whether or not it is to get successful or to maneuver a runner.
What was your journey to YSU? / How did you find yourself in Youngstown? I met coach Campbell after I was in highschool and he got here to a few my video games. I knew Tatum and Nikki Sabiene in order that made me really feel comfy coming in. I loved the campus’s environment and I may see myself taking part in 4 years right here!!
What was it about YSU that made you are feeling comfy along with your choice to change into a Penguin? How welcoming everyone seems to be, it actually appears like a house.
What has been your favourite half about being a student-athlete at YSU? Having the ability to play and signify YSU.
What’s your favourite reminiscence or second throughout your time at YSU? Assembly the entire wonderful individuals at YSU.
Do you may have a favourite place or venue that you have traveled to or competed at throughout your time at YSU? UNCW
What are you finding out academically and why? I’m an train science main for PT and in addition enrolled within the accelerated MAT program.
What are your plans and targets after commencement? My plans are to use to PT college and in addition get a GA place for athletic coaching wherever I find yourself. After grad college I plan to work in sports activities drugs as a PT.
What could be your recommendation to different student-athletes when it comes to managing athletics and lecturers? Relating to juggling sports activities and faculty I prefer to stress that point administration is essential. Protecting observe of assignments and due dates helps lower stress as effectively.
What are your hobbies and pursuits outdoors of your sport? When I’m not taking part in softball I prefer to exercise, go on hikes, play with my canine, and hang around with my family and friends.
What distinctive methods have you ever discovered to coach? I’ve discovered movies on YouTube which have fast 45 minutes exercises which can be physique weight so I can do them in my dwelling. I additionally began working outdoors lots as a result of we have now had hotter climate since I’ve been dwelling.
Are there any humorous issues which have interrupted your educational work or athletic exercises at dwelling? My canine comes down and check out’s to steal my med ball away from me or drops a toy by me.
What was your first thought whenever you came upon that the coronavirus was going to cancel your season? I used to be shocked at first as a result of we hadn’t canceled something within the horizon league but so I used to be nonetheless hopeful that we’d be capable of proceed league video games. Once we came upon the season was canceled in addition to college it was exhausting information to take simply because it was so early within the yr. However every part occurs for a purpose and I’m glad everyone seems to be protected and wholesome