Bryson Gillmore

Senior Spotlight 2020

Keeping local student-athletes front and center during this sports hiatus

Athlete: Bryson Gillmore

School: Joshua High School

Sports you play: Baseball

Favorite high school memory: Going 3-for-3 in round 3 vs. Corsicana

Plans after high school: Play baseball at Abilene Christian University and study Fitness, Recreation, and Sports Management.

Favorite sport to watch on TV: College baseball

Favorite college team: North Carolina

Favorite professional team(s): Texas Rangers

Favorite pro athlete: Albert Pujols

Favorite TV show: Criminal Minds

Favorite movie: Field of Dreams

Favorite song: Homemade, by Jake Owen

Favorite activity/hobby: Playing baseball

Favorite food: Steak

Favorite holiday: Christmas

Who’s your role model: Albert Pujols

What coach(es) have had the most impact on you and why: Coach Acton because he tried so hard to make sure he got the best out of you no matter what. He helped me get my game to a higher level and helped me be able to compete at the highest level of play in order to be successful.

What do you miss most about high school sports: My teammates and coaches because of the type of family and bond we created.


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