Congrats to UHV’s Athlete of the Week
Player: Dylan Blaha, Second Baseman/Pitcher
Hometown: Weimar, Texas
High School/Previous School: Weimar High school
Statistics for the Week: Compiled a .727 batting average with a 1.182 slugging percentage in four games for the Jaguars. Went 8-for-11 at the plate with three doubles and a triple, while scoring six runs and driving in one with a 0.769 on-base percentage. He did not commit an error in nine chances.
Major: General Business
What advice would you give to a younger player about the sport you are involved in that would help them improve? Don’t ever let someone tell you that you can’t or won’t make it. Everyone has dreams to become whatever they want and they have just as much a chance to make that dream a reality as anyone else.
What is your background and experience in the sport you participate in? Competed in Little League and Babe Ruth and was all-state player in high school.
What is the song you like to hear for your walk-up music or that gets you into the mood for the game? Double Bubble Trouble
What is your favorite food? Chicken Fried Steak
Who is your favorite athlete? Dustin Pedroia