Q&A with Cherokee's Max Eichenberger

Posted 1/6/2022

Meet Max Eichenberger, a 6-foot-1, 190-pound pitcher/designated hitter from Cherokee High School who has signed with Georgia Southern. Eichenberger is a member of the North Georgia Big 10 cover for the 2022 Georgia Dugout Preview Magazine. Here are 10 questions with him.

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Q: What in-game rituals or superstitions do you have?

A: Taking pre-workout/energy drinks before games.


Q: Who is your favorite professional sports team?

A: None.


Q: What is your favorite food to eat?

A: Chicken alfredo and lemon pepper wings.


Q: Name one thing people may be surprised to learn about you? 

A: I have 25 pairs of shoes.


Q: Who is your favorite teacher and what is your favorite high school subject?

A: Coach O'Buck - Current events


Q: Outside of baseball, what is your next hobby? 

A: Fishing.


Q: If you could travel anywhere outside the U.S., what would be your dream location and why?

A: Puerto Rico because it seems relaxing.


Q: Name the person you'd like to meet the most.

A: Lil Baby because he's the GOAT.


Q: Who has been the most influential person in your life?

A: My dad because he is always pushing me and never lets me do anything average.


Q: After baseball, what career are you planning to pursue?

A: I haven't decided but something with baseball/sports.