There is nothing more exciting than seeing two great volleyball teams going the distance — to the end of the line — to a five-setter. This column will provide an off-the-court look at those athletes around U SPORTS volleyball, with five sets of questions on five different topics.
This edition features Regina Cougars outside hitter Brennan Goski. He is in his fourth year of education.
It’s a game day, what is your pre-game meal?
Buffalo chicken pita from pita pit, includes spinach, tomatoes, cucumbers, black olives, cheddar cheese, tzatziki sauce, mayo, and honey mustard.
Drink with a Lipton green tea
What is your cheat day food?
Anything dairy queen
If you had to cook one meal to impress, what are you serving?
A 16oz prime rib steak cooked on the bbq, with garlic and herb double stuffed potatoes and some vegetables
If you had to pick one meal to eat every day for the rest of your life, what is it?
You are having a dinner and can invite any person past or present, who is at your table and why?
Dwayne Johnson because the guys a badass
What was it about your program that drew you in?
I had many people tell me I would be good at teaching and I wasn’t really sure what I wanted to do.
What teacher/mentor has been most influential on you growing up in school?
Jeff Kitts, he was a great teacher and friend and helped me get to where I am today.
The one academic achievement that you are most proud of?
Being awarded the second highest average of my graduating class
What are the necessities in your bag everyday for school?
Food, lots and lots of food
What is the best advice you received to balance school and sports?
Try to take it easy with school
What is on your resume playing on Netflix right now?
Everyone has a guilty pleasure song, what is yours?
Getaway car by Audioslave
Who would you want to play you in a movie? Why?
Chris Hemsworth because he’s attractive
What fictional place would you want to go to and why?
Anywhere that I can have super powers
What fad/trend do you wish would come back?
Who was the toughest server you have faced?
What has been your most memorable volleyball moment in your career?
Diving into bleachers at a full sprint
What has been your personal favourite dig/kill/block/assist?
Getting a massive block on someone
Developing your game over the years, what was the one aspect that didn’t come as easy to you as the others?
Chemistry is a big part of any sport, who was that one teammate that you just clicked with on the court?
You are stuck on an island and you are allowed three items. What are they?
A teleporter, a beer, and a lots of mcnuggets
You can challenge any athlete to a 1 on 1 in any sport. Who is it?
Thor Bjornsson in a strongman competition
What is your go to instrument if you were to be in a band?
The drums, I have been playing for 8 years
What is a random talent that you have?
What topic/thing would you be able to lead a 40 minute lecture on without any preparation before hand?
World War 2