Baseball season has officially begun, and with the warm weather coming soon there will be tons of home games right at the Mahaney Diamond. To start off the season right, meet sophomore outfielder Colin Ridley!
Name: Colin Ridley
Hometown: Harwich, MA
Nickname(s) : “Rids”
Why UMaine?: For baseball
Best friends: I don’t judge my friends as a hierarchy, they’re all good to me.
Best class: I’d have to say the best one was CMJ 107 with Bridie McGreavy.
Best things about UMaine baseball: The guys on the team
Best Snapchat filter: The bee… bring back the bee filter.
Favorite things: Fishing, being on the water, & dogs.
Favorite song to dance to at a party: Has to be anything Fall Out Boy.
Favorite song to listen to alone while driving your car: Anything Taylor Swift
Favorite place to eat in Orono: The Boomhouse
Favorite memory so far at UMaine: Getting a grand slam last year as a freshman.
Favorite OHOP pizza to get: BBQ chicken
Favorite Netflix binge watching show: I don’t have one! I finished Scrubs and there was an empty void in my heart, but I have been watching Californiacation and I love it.
Favorite songs to workout/get pumped up to: “Too Much Sauce” by Future
Favorite Food: Fish & Chips
Favorite movie: Zoolander
Top three things to do at UMaine?
1. Hang out with my friends
2. Hang out with my professors
Most embarrassing moment: “I got pantsed in McDonalds one time, and I was just naked in front of the cashier.”
What are you most looking forward to this season? Winning games.
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