Jackson Williams Q&A

Athletics Communications
By Athletics Communications
University of Oklahoma
DECEMBER 01, 2004

Every week during the fall season, SoonerSports.com will provide Sooner fans a candid look at the Oklahoma baseball team through individual question and answer sessions with each player.  This week Jackson Williams answers a variety of questions ranging from the toughest thing he's ever had to do to his favorite song.

1. What would be the title of your autobiography?  Action Jackson

2. If you could star in a movie with any particular actor or actress, who would it be?  Tom Hanks

3. Do you have anything in particular that you collect?  No

4. Name one thing the fans don’t know about you.  I shave my legs.

5. What do you like to do when you’re not playing baseball?  Listen to music and play video games

6. What was the toy that you played with the most when you were younger?  My matchbox cars

7. What’s the first thing you had to learn about playing your position?  To block the ball

8. What’s the scariest thing you’ve ever done?  Jump off a cliff into a lake

9. Do you have a pre-game ritual you perform?  Yeah, I like to shine my cleats real good.

10. If you could do one thing better it would be ...  Remember people’s names.

11. What’s your nickname?  Action

12. My favorite moment in a game is ...  When a runner tries to steal a base.

13. Most memorable baseball experience:   Hitting three home runs in a game

14. The toughest thing I’ve ever had to do:  Lose weight between my freshman and sophomore year in high school

15. The most famous person I have ever met:  Ivan Rodriguez

16. Must-see TV:  The Chapelle Show

17. Favorite song:  Got The Life by Korn

18. Favorite topping on waffles or pancakes:  Syrup

19. What do you feel that you contribute most to this team?  Camaraderie, talent and leadership

20. Name someone that you have always wanted to meet.  Tom Hanks

21. Favorite holiday:  Halloween

22. What is the most recent movie you have rented?  Bad Santa

23. What is your favorite thing to do in Norman?  Go to football games

24. What is your dream job?  To be a catcher in the big leagues

25. What is your top priority?  To graduate from college





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