Name: Connor LaBar
Parents: Mike and Lynn LaBar
Connor was a senior on the Bay Port Pirates’ baseball team this season. On his senior night, he went 2-3 with two RBIs.
When did you start playing baseball?
I started playing baseball when I was four years old.
Have you ever played any other sports?
I used to play basketball, football, bowling and karate.
What is your favorite memory of playing high school baseball?
My favorite high school baseball memory is playing in the DI State Championship last year at Fox Cities Stadium.
Who is a baseball player that you look up to, and why?
I look up to Nolan Arenado because of how well he does defensively at third base. He can make the hardest plays look routine, and I’ve been trying to model my game after his.
Would you rather play a game in extreme heat or extreme cold?
I would much rather play a game in extreme heat.
What is your favorite part of playing a team sport?
My favorite part of playing a team sport is creating friendships with all of my teammates.
What is your favorite pregame snack or meal?
My favorite pregame snack is Sour Patch Kids.
What is your walk-up song?
“Hold Me Back” by KB
What is your all-time favorite movie?
My favorite movie is “The Sandlot.”
Do you have any hobbies outside of sports?
A favorite hobby of mine outside of sports is gaming.
What would your dream vacation be?
My dream vacation would be to travel to Italy.
What are your plans for after high school?
After high school, I will be attending St. Norbert College to study business finance and to play baseball.