Q&A with Mountain View's Kenny Mallory
Meet Kenny Mallory, a 6-foot-3, 195-pound pitcher/outfielder from Mountain View High School who has signed to play at Vanderbilt. Mallory 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 always eat hot tamales before the game.
Q: Who is your favorite professional sports team?
A: Atlanta Braves.
Q: What is your favorite food to eat?
Q: Name one thing people may be surprised to learn about you?
A: I am mixed with black and white. I am not Indian.
Q: Who is your favorite teacher and what is your favorite high school subject?
A: My favorite teacher is Mrs. Zak and my favorite subject is science.
Q: Outside of baseball, what is your next hobby?
A: Hanging out with friends.
Q: If you could travel anywhere outside the U.S., what would be your dream location and why?
A: I would love to go to Bora Bora just because of how amazing it looks.
Q: Name the person you'd like to meet the most.
A: Mike Trout because he is my favorite player and I would love to pick his brain.
Q: Who has been the most influential person in your life?
A: My dad because he is the one who introduced the game to me and he always knows when I have a problem or I'm struggling.
Q: After baseball, what career are you planning to pursue?
A: I would like to become a detective.