Q&A with Bremen's Brooks Hardie
Meet Brooks Hardie, a 5-foot-11, 190-pound catcher/infielder from Bremen High School. A two-sport standout who also plays football, Hardie is a member of the North Georgia Big 10 cover for the 2021 Georgia Dugout Preview Magazine. Here are 10 questions with him.
Q: What in-game rituals or superstitions do you have?
A: I never put on my batting gloves until right before I go up to bat. I also have to do the handshake after every throw down.
Q: Who is your favorite professional sports team?
A: The Angels because of Mike Trout.
Q: What is your favorite food to eat?
Q: Name one thing people may be surprised to learn about you?
A: I have an older brother who also went to Bremen.
Q: Who is your favorite teacher and what is your favorite high school subject?
A: My favorite teacher is coach Josh Carter and my favorite subject is math.
Q: Outside of baseball, what is your next hobby?
A: Hunting and fishing.
Q: If you could travel anywhere outside the U.S., what would be your dream location and why?
A: Argentina to bird hunt.
Q: Name the person you'd like to meet the most.
A: Mike Trout because he is such an inspiration to the game of baseball.
Q: Who has been the most influential person in your life?
A: My father and my brother who have helped me along the way to become a better player and person.
Q: After baseball, what career are you planning to pursue?
A: Anything that has to do with agriculture or wildlife management.