Friday, June 01, 2007

Player Profile - Will W.

First Name: William
Field Name: Will
Profession: student, itinerant construction laborer
Age: 23
Favorite Field Position: airborne
Left or right handed: right
Skirt or shorts: shorts
Lefthand point or zone (i.e. silly or serious) : both, simultaneously
Your best skill: grilling, bandana wearing
When and where did you start playing?: Adelaide, Australia, August 2005
How long have you played in Hilo?: 9 months
Why do you play?: for the same reasons that I breathe, eat and drink; plus the people I meet and the friends I've made through playing are singularly outstanding
Any injuries?: rolled my right ankle in just before leaving Australia in April 2006, pulled my groin at Hopu in November

Ultimate memory: Semaphore Beach tournament in Adelaide, Dec. 2005 -- after winning every game in the pool play with an underrated dark horse team, we played a post-hardcap tie breaker point in the final for a gruelling 20 minutes. We eventually lost, but it was epic.

Pic: Laying for it...Hilo Pick Up!
Will left Hilo Ultimate to join Evergreen in Washington. We will miss you!!!
Come visit us.