Meet the Athlete: Ty Harms

Published 9:57 pm Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Baseball a long-time passion for recent Albert Lea grad


Q: What grade are you in?

A: Freshman in college.

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Q: What town do you live in, and which school do you attend?

A: Albert Lea, Mankato State University.

Q: Who is your immediate family?

A: Daniel and Heather Harms.

Q: Which sports do you play?

A: Baseball and wrestling.

Q: What is your favorite part of playing your sport?

A: Building relationships with teammates.

Q: What has playing that sport taught you?

A: Persistence.

Q: What’s your favorite sports memory?

A: Beating Austin in sections last year.

Q: How did you get started in your sport?

A: Passed down through the family.

Q: What sports did your family members play?

A: Baseball, softball and wrestling.

Q: What are your sports-related achievements?

A: Second- and fifth-place finishes for state team wrestling, two second-place section finishes for baseball.

Q: What are your sports-related goals?

A: Play in the state tournament for baseball.

Q: Who is your favorite professional athlete? Why?

A: Robinson Cano, he is very talented at what he does.

Q: What are your college plans? Major?

A: Attend Mankato state for business management.

Q: What is your favorite school subject?

A: History.

Q: Who is your favorite teacher?

A: Jim Haney.

Q: What are your hobbies?

A: Sports and being with friends.

Q: What is your dream job?

A: Owning my own business.

Q: What is your favorite TV show?

A: “Supernatural.”

Q: What is an interesting fact about you?

A: I’ve played baseball since before I can remember.

About Tyler Julson

Tyler Julson covers sports for the Albert Lea Tribune.

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