Q&A with Franklin County's Lawson Gailey
Meet Lawson Gailey, a 6-foot-2, 200-pound pitcher from Franklin County High School who has signed with South Florida. Gailey 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: I never step on the line heading out to the mound and I always walk out of the same side of the dugout.
Q: Who is your favorite professional sports team?
A: Atlanta Braves.
Q: What is your favorite food to eat?
A: Mexican and poppy seed chicken.
Q: Name one thing people may be surprised to learn about you?
A: I love to snowboard.
Q: Who is your favorite teacher and what is your favorite high school subject?
A: Tammy Melton and social studies.
Q: Outside of baseball, what is your next hobby?
A: Hunting, fishing and playing basketball.
Q: If you could travel anywhere outside the U.S., what would be your dream location and why?
A: Argentina to duck hunt.
Q: Name the person you'd like to meet the most.
A: Walker Buehler. I would love to pick his mind about pitching.
Q: Who has been the most influential person in your life?
A: Johnny "Maggs" Magliozzi. He has been a huge part of the mental side of pitching and he pushes me to be better everyday.
Q: After baseball, what career are you planning to pursue?
A: Sports management.