Q&A with Houston County's Coleman Willis

Posted 11/27/2020


Meet Coleman Willis, a 6-foot-7, 205-pound pitcher/first baseman from Houston County who has signed to play at Georgia. Willis is a member of the South 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 don't have any.


Q: Who is your favorite professional sports team?

A: Atlanta Braves.


Q: What is your favorite food to eat?

A: Steak.


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

A: I do puzzles when I'm bored.


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

A: My favorite teacher is Ms. Lauren Nyguen. My favorite subject is social studies.


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

A: Golf.


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

A: Egypt because I've always wanted to see the pyramids.


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

A: Jacob Degrom because he is my favorite baseball player.


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

A: My summer baseball coach Cliff Broxton because he taught me a lot about baseball and being a great person.


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

A: Physical therapy.