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Student-Athlete of the Week - Mike White

Mike White was selected as the Louisville Student-Athlete of the week.

Mike White was selected as the Louisville Student-Athlete of the week.

Feb. 17, 2014

Name: Mike White

Post-college ambition: Professional baseball

Person with greatest influence on athletic career: Parents

Biggest thrill in sports: Going to Omaha

Athlete you most admire: Josh Hamilton

What impresses you most about your coach: Passion for competing and hating to lose

What has been your biggest athletic obstacle to overcome: Not playing much the first two years

Hobbies and outside interests: Cooking

Pre-competition superstition: Music playlist

Favorite professional team: Yankees

Favorite Movie: Bad Boys

Favorite TV show: Entourage

Favorite music artist: Wale

Favorite food: Steak

Favorite class: COMM 301 - Business Communication

Favorite book: Romeo and Juliet

Favorite professor: Dr. Mary Ashlock

Favorite iPhone/Android app: Flashlight

A "Stupid Human Trick" you can do: Crack just about any bone

Person you would most like to meet: Julius Ceasar

Words that best describe you: Tall, dark and handsome

Best advice you have gotten about sports: Embrace failure

What people should know about you but probably don't: I'm funny

If they filmed a movie about your life, who would star in it and what would it be called: Bad Boys 3 - Taye Diggs

If you could have dinner with three people (current, historical, fictional) who would it be: Adriana Lima, Shakespeare, Catwoman

Why you chose UofL: Good baseball program

Best part about being an athlete: Playing for your school

The moment you realized you was really good at my sport: When I hit homeruns every game

Your favorite place to volunteer or do community service: Children's hospital

The strangest thing that ever happened to you while you were competing in your sport: Hit in the face with a pitch

What is your favorite place you have ever visited: New Orleans

What is your favorite season: Summer - minimal clothing and the beach



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