Five questions with Bedford North Lawrence senior Joey Thacker
Sport: baseball; Career choice: Business and film, to produce television shows or movies; College: Undecided
Question 1: What lessons did high school sports teach you?
Thacker: The best times always go by the fastest.
Question 2: Who has been your role model?
Thacker: My parents, because they are always working hard and making sure I have the best of everything.
Question 3: Can you describe your emotions after the season was cancelled?
Thacker: It was definitely emotional, knowing my parents won’t get to see their only child’s Senior Night hurt.
Question 4: What’s your favorite baseball memory?
Thacker: Playing against New Albany last year when Zane (Harrison) hit for the cycle and I had a great game pitching.
Question 5: When the restrictions are lifted, who’s the first person you want to see?
Thacker: My grandma. My family and I got to go out to eat or hang out with her every weekend, and we can’t see her during times like these.
Senior Spring Spotlight is a daily feature focusing on BNL’s senior class following the cancellation of the spring sports seasons by the IHSAA in the midst of the coronavirus epidemic.