Conference Carolinas SAAC Spotlight - Connor Gavin

Connor Gavin
Barton
Men's Soccer
Sophomore | Forward

Why did you choose your school?
I was given the chance to play college soccer.

What is your favorite class? Why?
Anatomy and Physiology. It was hard, but I was able to see how the body worked. 

What are your career goals?
To become a college-level coach or a strength and conditioning coach.

What advice would you give to incoming freshmen?
Be active and engage in your school.

What makes Conference Carolinas a great conference to be part of?
The involvement of all of the schools.

What’s the most important thing you’ve learned from balancing the demands of athletics and academics?
Social life is important, but not more important than your grades.

What is your most memorable moment as a student-athlete so far?
Going from not making the training roster in the fall to starting in the spring. 

One thing people don’t know about you is?
In high school I lost 30 pounds in eight months. 

What does being a champion in body, mind and soul mean to you?
Never being too big for a small task and always going the extra mile.