Q&A with Parkview's Ryan Spikes

Posted 11/26/2020


Meet Ryan Spikes, a 5-foot-9, 180-pound infielder/pitcher from Parkview who has signed to play at Tennessee. Spikes is a member of the Metro 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: Don't really have any.


Q: Who is your favorite professional sports team?

A: Atlanta Braves.


Q: What is your favorite food to eat?

A: Pizza


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

A: Yo ... I like Tofu.


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

A: My favorite teacher is my second-grade teacher Mrs. O'Neal. My favorite subject was biology.


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

A: Playing the PS4


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

A: The Republic of Kenya.


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

A: Rihanna, I like her music, lol. Plus she's really pretty.


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

A: My dad because he pushes me to be the best man I can be every day.


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

A: It would be pretty cool to be a scout.