Nicknames: Tags & Rhino
Favorite TV Show: The Universe
Favorite Sport other than Football: Basketball
Favorite Sports Figure: Troy Aikman
Favorite Way to Relax: Hang out with Friends
Favorite Class at Holy Cross: Physics
Pre-Game Routine: Watch everyone else's weird superstitious routines.
Most Memorable Sports Moment: Playing in front of 55,000 at Texas Stadium.
One Team I would Like to Add to theSchedule: Boston College
Nobody Knows How Much I Like: Making my own Fireworks
Title of My Autobiography: Oh yeah? Y'all Hold on, Watch This — The Ryan Taggart Story
Craziest Ambition: Free Float in Space
Favorite Web Site: www.stumbleupon.com
People I Admire Most: Armed Forces
Most Influential People in My Life: My Parents
Best Word to Describe Me: Resilient
Favorite Quote: "Smooth seas do not make skillful sailors."
One Person from History I Would Liketo Have Dinner with: Henry Ford
Advice to Young Athletes: Nobody got anywhere in the world by simply being content.
Why I Chose Holy Cross: This team, its academics, and its differences from everything I knew.
This story originally appeared in the October 9 edition of the Holy Cross Game Day Program, for the contest between the Crusaders and Brown. To order a copy of the program, visit the online store.