Your Daily Local and D9and10Sports are highlighting returning high school student-athletes this summer. The year in school listed next to the athlete’s name is the year the athlete is entering this fall. Player profiles for the week of Aug. 14 are powered by Generational Wealth Management, Adam Jack, ChFC
BRAYDEN FOX – SOPHOMORE – DUBOIS CENTRAL CATHOLIC
Sports Played: Football, basketball, baseball
Parents Names: Adam Fox, Kristy Ragsdale – Dad is the head baseball coach at DCC.
Siblings: Rylee,6 – Raelan,3
Social Media Handles: Instagram, Twitter- Brayfox8
2021-22 Highlights: In football, Threw for 2,568 yards. In baseball, hit in the 3-hole all season long, Batted .456 with 41 hits, 37 RBIs, and 29 runs scored while helping DCC to a class 1a state championship. Was D9and10 sports Rookie of the Year in both football and baseball while also earning first-team All-D9 honors in baseball, and Tri-County sports Co-player of the Year in baseball.
College Athletics plan if applicable: I plan on playing baseball or football in college
Q: What was the first sport you played? Why did you play it? Did you like it?
A: Baseball was the first sport I played because growing up, my father was in the rangers organization in the minor leagues. So growing up, I was born into baseball. I loved it. It was my life.
Q: What is the most important factor in you being successful in high school athletics?
A: My mindset. Being able to control my emotions and keep the same mentality the whole time. Whether I was being yelled at by the fans or whether I was receiving hate by others.
Q: What is your favorite non-sports “go-to” activity?
A: I love playing the electric guitar in my free time. It’s a really nice hobby and it kind of sets me free from everything.
Q: You could meet one sports figure, living or dead (1) who would it be and (2) what is the first thing you would ask them?
A: I would like to meet Mike Trout and ask him what it takes to become one of the best athletes of all time.
Q: What is your favorite sport and if you could change one thing about your favorite sport, what would it be?
A: Baseball and I wouldn’t change a thing.
Q: If you could eat any food in the world right now, what would it be?
A: Probably some crab legs.
Q: What is your ideal vacation spot?
Q: Is there anything you wish we would have asked you? If so, what is the question/answer?