18U - 16U Player Profile

Hinthorne, Adam

Player Biography

Courtesy: Mudville Sports Information

Player Name: Adam Hinthorne

Favorite Thing to Do (Other than baseball): Football
Favorite Food: Blackberries
Favorite Subject: Math
Favorite Musician: Duke Ellington
Favorite Hobby: Playing Tenor Sax
Favorite Pro Baseball Player Most Like You: Joe Mauer
Favorite Sports Moment: 2004 Red Sox WS victory

What made you decide to join Mudville?
Competitive league and play

What can you say about the Mudville coaching staff?
They each play their roles to get the best out of the team they put on the field

What’s your first memory of Mudville?
Watching Troy Colyer play on an old mudville team

What do you love most about the sport of baseball?
Each and every pre-pitch tension when the game is on the line.

If you weren’t playing baseball, what sport(s) would you be playing?

What kinds of things do you like to do away from the field?
Sleep and enjoy quality movies

When you attend college, what do you intend to major in and why?
Economics because I believe it has the biggest impact on the modern world.

If baseball doesn’t work out, what do you aspire to do after college?
Create a utopian society

Are you involved in the community? If so, what have you done?
Yes during summers I work at a pre-school with kids who had special needs

Do you have any high school teammates, current or former, who will or already play college baseball? And where?
Nick Busto-Cornell University, Andrew Summerville-Stanford, Clayton Brock-Claremont Mckenna,

What’s the best advice you’ve ever been given and by whom?
“You can sleep when you’re dead”-Richard Hinthorne

Do you have any pre-game superstitions? If so, what are they?

What number have you worn in high school? Does it have any significance to you?
4-No significance

If you could meet any three people, dead or alive, who would they be?
Homer, Thomas Edison, FDR

If you could visit one country you’ve never been to, what would that be and why?
Italy so I could see Rome

Who was your favorite athlete growing up?
Jim Edmonds

What is your favorite baseball team?
Seattle Mariners

What sporting event would you most like to see?
World Series

What’s the most important thing fans should know about you?
If you hear a loud whistle coming from the stands when I hit a double, it is my mother.

High School Information
School: Lakeside Class Of: 2014^
Position: C/OF Batting Average:
Ht: 5'10" Wt: 178 Bat: R Throw: R

Academic Records
College Choice or Signed with: Pomona College
Possible College Major: Undecided