Off The Field With Matt Ferrel

Matt Ferrel

Nickname: Monsignor

Favorite Musician: The Soldiers of Thizzlam

Favorite Book: Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoevsky

Favorite Actor: George Lopez

Favorite Movie: Blue Streak

Favorite TV Show: SportsCenter

Favorite Magazine: GQ

Favorite Sport other than Football: Golf

Favorite Sports Figure: Michael Jordan

Favorite Spot on Campus: St. Joseph's Chapel

Favorite Class at Holy Cross: Politics of the Middle East with Professor Langohr

Before I Came to Holy Cross, I'd Never Heard of: Peanut Butter and Fluff

Nobody Knows How Much I Like: Swimming

Favorite Thing to do on Bus Trips: Trying to find as many out of state license plates as possible.

One Word to Describe Coach Gilmore: Intense

One Team I would Like to Add to the Schedule: Cal Poly SLO

Title of My Autobiography: Family First – My Life, My Inspiration

Craziest Ambition: To Travel into Outer Space

Dream Job: Senator from California

Favorite Web Site: www.facebook.com

People I Admire Most: My Mother and Father

One Person from History I Would Like to Have Dinner with: Cesar Chavez

Advice to Young Athletes: Always believe in yourself even if no one else does. Never let anyone take your dreams away.

This story originally appeared in the November 6 edition of the Holy Cross Game Day Program, for the contest between the Crusaders and Lehigh. To order a copy of the program, visit the online store.