EDITOR’S NOTE: The Bryant 10-year-old All-Stars are headed to the Cal Ripken World Series in Winchester, Va., on Friday, Aug. 12. This is part of a series of profiles of the players on the team.
Name: Ty Jackson
Parents: Troy and Miranda Jackson
Sibling: Jacob Deen, 13
Favorite subject in school: PE
What do you like to do for fun? Besides play baseball, going camping and tubing at the lake
Favorite Food: BBQ Ribs
Favorite music artist or group: Jason Aldean[more]
Favorite movie: Jaws or Rambo
Favorite TV show: Ice Road Truckers
Favorite pro baseball team: Texas Rangers
Favorite pro baseball player: Ian Kinsler
Favorite thing about baseball: Challenging games
Position: Catcher and outfielder
As a baseball player, what do you do best? Try to learn as much as I can about the game.
What do you try hardest to improve on in practice? Just improving my game each time.
Why will the Bryant All-Stars win the World Series? Because we work as a team.