Chase Rezac was a 26th-round draft pick in 2012 for the Cincinnati Reds.
Oct. 9, 2012
With the baseball team in fall practice and the spring season coming up before we know it, UtahUtes.com will introduce you to the new players on the team in 'Getting to Know.' Today's spotlight is senior Chase Rezac, who is a transfer from Southern Utah University.
What is your favorite baseball memory?
Cooperstown, New York.
What is your favorite sport besides baseball?
What do you like to do when you are not playing baseball?
Do you have a nickname? How did you get your nickname?
`Hooch' from the movie Turner and Hooch.
Why did you choose Utah? What is the best thing about Utah?
Great conference and competition. I like the program and respect them.
Who has been the biggest influence in your life and why?
My father. He has always been there for me.
My favorite thing about Salt Lake City is:
All the surroundings and I have family close.
What do you like best about Coach Kinneberg?
He wants to win.
What are your goals for this year?
Start pitching. Start at any position. Bat over .300.
What is your major and what do you want to do after you graduate?
Mass communications. I am not sure what I want to do at the moment.