October 2, 2010

Off The Field With Rob Dornfried

Nickname: Dorny

Favorite Musician: Journey

Favorite Book: Band of Brothers by Stephen Ambrose

Favorite Song: Should've Been a Cowboy by Toby Keith

Favorite Actor: Clint Eastwood

Favorite Movie: Braveheart

Favorite TV Show: Deadliest Warrior

Favorite Magazine: Field & Stream

Favorite Sport other than Football: Baseball

Favorite Sports Figure: Phil Mickelson

Favorite Spot on Campus: Hart Center

Favorite Way to Relax: Read

Pre-Game Routine: Stretch, Hick, Sit Down, Hydrate and Stretch Again

Favorite Road Trip: Villanova in 2009

Favorite Thing to do on Bus Trips: Look Out the Window

One Word to Describe Coach Gilmore: Meticulous

One Team I would Like to Add to the Schedule: Central Connecticut

Title of My Autobiography: A Century Too Late

Craziest Ambition: Visit All the National Parks

Dream Job: National Security Advisor

Favorite Web Site: www.sporcle.com

Most Influential Person in My Life: My Grandfather

Best Word to Describe Me: Reserved

Thing I am Most Thankful for: My Brothers and Sister

Favorite Quote: "Age wrinkles the body, quitting wrinkles the soul." – Douglas MacArthur

One Person from History I Would Like to Have Dinner with: Winston Churchill

Most Famous Person I've Met: Newt Gingrich

Advice to Young Athletes: Play as many sports as possible, not just one.

This story originally appeared in the October 2 edition of the Holy Cross Game Day Program, for the contest between the Crusaders and Fordham. To order a copy of the program, visit the online store.