Grace College Baseball Sophomores (Part I)

by Vanessa Murphy

Jared Lemler
Hometown: Warsaw, Ind.
Major: Exercise Science
Position: Catcher
Bucket List: To sleep in a tent hanging off the side of a cliff
Pet Peeve: People who chew with their mouths open
Phobia: Spiders
Quote: “Hater’s gonna hate. Ainter’s gonna ain’t.”
Fun Fact: He has a birthmark on his brain.
Here’s a joke: White girls take too many pictures of themselves. It’s like they have no selfie control.

Paul Blankley
Hometown: Mooresville, N.C.
Major: Mathematics
Position: Center Field
Bucket List: “Nothing. I just do awesome things.”
Pet Peeve: 1) Scraping the inside of the windshield 2) Stirring bowls that are too big
Phobia: Female body builders
Quote: “Only through mediocrity can you experience excellence.”
Fun Fact: He enjoys rock climbing, snowboarding, and Olympic weight lifting.
Here’s a funny story: While playing sardines in Mount Memorial, Paul was hiding in a closet. He was then joined by a couple who didn’t notice him. They began making out.

Logan Grigsby
Hometown: Lake Arrowhead, Calif.
Major: Business
Position: Pitcher/Outfielder
Bucket List: To travel the world
Pet Peeve: Cody Young
Phobia: Snakes
Quote: “Just because a fly ball drops, doesn’t mean you stop diving for them.”
Fun Fact: He was a snowboard instructor in high school.
Here’s a joke: Cody Young

Jason Stevens
Hometown: Newburgh, Ind.
Major: Exercise Science
Position: Pitcher
Bucket List: Skydiving
Pet Peeve: People who are loud at night when he has to wake up early
Phobia: Drowning
Quote: “The circumstances of one’s birth are irrelevant; it’s what you do with the gift of life that defines who you are.”
Fun Fact: He likes Oreos dipped in peanut butter.
Here’s a funny story: During a game, Jason has face-planted off the pitcher’s mound.