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December 13, 2011

GETTING TO KNOW Cullen Park

 

 

Cullen Park made 27 pitching appearances in his first year with the Golden Eagles, and tallied a 3-3 record. His ERA of 4.27 was third-best on the team and he lead the team with 67 strikeouts in just 59 innings pitched. Cullen also lead the team in saves with four and allowed opponents just a .240 batting average. 

Park transferred to TTU from Walter State Community College where he finished with a 4.38 ERA in 10 appearances in 37 innings pitched. He struck out 29 an allowed only 11 extra base hits, holding opponents to a .275 average.

At East Rutherford High School, he held a 0.76 ERA his junior year with a .420 batting average and a 1.96 ERA his senior year, fanning 116 batters in 69 innings pitched. 

Personal: A JUCO transfer out of Forest City, N.C., his full name is Cullen Christopher Park, born November 16, 1989 in Rutherford Co., N.C., intends to pursue a career in turf business.

 

 

HOW WELL DO THEY KNOW Cullen...
We asked Cullen 16 questions, then posed the same 16 questions to two of his teammates to see how well they know him:

Cullen Park's Answers Josh Bryant's Answers Andy Williams' Answers
My nickname: Hawnin CP Honan
I can't believe I watch: Jersey Shore
Spongebob Jersey Shore
The animal I resemble is: Monkey
Monkey Meerkat
My sports hero is: John Smoltz
Tim Tebow Nolan Ryan
I can't stop listening to: Jason Aldean, Eric Church
Disturbed Leah (his girlfriend)
If I could go anywhere, it would be: Hawaii
Omaha A deer stand
I'm dying to: Win the OVC
Get drafted Win OVC
The most MLB player is: Ryan Ontario
A-Rod Ryan Theriot
In 10 years, I see myself: Doing something with turfgrass Owning a landscaping company Playing with the Braves
Favorite off day thing to do: Fish, hunt
Fish Sleep, eat, sleep, eat 
My favorite food: Steak
Chicken Brownies or anything I cook
I miss most about home: Family
Family Home cooking
Two words teammates use to describe me:
Psycho, idiot
Goofy, crazy Dream Team
My favorite sports movie: Miracle
Remember the Titans Remember the Titans
My favorite Tech team other than basketball is:
Football
Football Football

Answers in Bold Face are matches

Josh Bryant scored 5.5 correct answers to win the round.Andy Williams had 4 correct matches.