October 6, 2012

Off The Field With Nick Mercurio

Favorite Musician: Led Zeppelin

Favorite Book: The Catcher in the Rye by J. D. Salinger

Favorite Song: Hunger Strike by Temple of the Dog

Favorite Actors: Steven Seagal and Tom Selleck

Favorite Movie: Gladiator

Favorite TV Show: Seinfeld

Favorite Magazine: Sports Illustrated

Favorite Sport other than Football: Baseball

Favorite Sports Figure: Jason Sehorn

Favorite Spot on Campus: Fitton Field

Favorite Way to Relax: Listen to Music

Favorite Road Trip: Colgate in 2010

Favorite Thing to do on Bus Trips: Sleep

One Team I would Like to Add to the Schedule: Boston College

Title of My Autobiography: The Illiad: The Nick Mercurio Saga

Craziest Ambition: Invent Something

Dream Job: SportsCenter Anchor

Favorite Web Site: www.espn.com

Person I Admire Most: My Dad

Most Influential Person in My Life: My Mom

Best Word to Describe Me: Yahtzee

Thing I am Most Thankful for: My Family and Friends

Favorite Quote: "For dust you are and to dust you shall return." — Genesis 3:19

One Person from History I Would Like to Have Dinner with: John F. Kennedy

Advice to Young Athletes: If you know you want something, don't wait for it. Go get it.

This story originally appeared in the October 6 edition of the Holy Cross Game Day Program, for the contest between the Crusaders and Bucknell. To order a copy of the program, click here.