Countdown to first Pitch: 18 days
Derek Bushey
Derek Bushey

Tuesday, February 01, 2011

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 31, 2011) -The ETSU baseball team begins the 2011 season Friday, Feb. 18 as the Marist Red Foxes come to town. Every day, leading up to the first pitch, different members of the 2011 squad will check in with Buccaneer fans. Today sophomore Derek Bushey is letting ETSU fans get to know him a little better.
 
Derek Bushey (sophomore right-handed pitcher)
 
Birthday: July 31, 1990
Hometown: Midlothian, Va.
High School: Benedictine High School
What's on TV: SportsCenter or Comedy Central
I'm embarrassed to admit I watch: Jersey Shore
What I drive: Dodge Ram 1500 V8
Favorite flicks: Field of Dreams, Social Network, Miracle
What I'm reading: Beyond Belief by Josh Hamilton
Bookmarks (websites): Facebook.com, Youtube.com, BassPro.com
Favorite class at ETSU: Intro to Sports Management
Worst habit: Procrastinating
Pet peeve: People who are messy
On my wall: Boston Red Sox Jersey, Dave Matthews, Kings of Leon, Fenway Park
Love to trade places for a day with: Josh Beckett
Talent I'd most like to have: Art (Drawing)
Favorite meal: Chicken and Ribs
Favorite city to visit: Boston
Favorite team growing up: Red Sox
Dream date: Rachel McAdams
My hero: My father
My bucket list: Go to Australia, road trip across the country
My favorite quote:   "When you put on that jersey, the name on the front is more important than the name on the back." - Miracle
 
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MBB Virginia-Wise 66 F
Nov 18 ETSU 111
WBB Appalachian State University 76 Final
Nov 19 ETSU 70
WBB ETSU 79 Final
Nov 21 Saint Francis University 63
VB ETSU Greensboro, N.C.
Nov 22, 12:00 p.m. No. 5 Western Carolina (SoCon Quarterfinal)
MBB UNC Asheville 87 F
Nov 22, 12:00 p.m. ETSU 98
MBB ETSU 69 F
Nov 24, 12:00 p.m. Winthrop 64
WBB ETSU 69 Final
Nov 24, 12:00 p.m. Indiana State University 76
WBB ETSU 69 Final
Nov 26, 12:00 p.m. Indiana University 97
WBB ETSU Blacksburg, Va.
Nov 29, 5:00 p.m. Virginia Tech University
MBB ETSU Morehead, Ky.
Dec 1, 7:00 p.m. Morehead State
WBB ETSU Fairfax, Va.
Dec 3, 5:00 p.m. George Mason University
MBB Western Carolina Freedom Hall
Dec 3, 8:00 p.m. ETSU
WBB ETSU Huntsville, Ala.
Dec 6, 6:00 p.m. Alabama A&M University
MBB UNC Greensboro Freedom Hall
Dec 13, 4:00 p.m. ETSU
WBB Eastern Kentucky University Johnson City, Tenn.
Dec 13, 7:00 p.m. ETSU
WBB ETSU Morehead, Ky.
Dec 15, 12:00 p.m. Morehead State University
MBB ETSU Richmond, Ky.
Dec 16, 7:00 p.m. Eastern Kentucky
WBB ETSU Wilmington, N.C.
Dec 19, 11:30 a.m. University of North Carolina Wilmington