Next up, one of our sales interns…
Mason Sporting his Molly Moo Cow
Name: Mason Lace
Hometown: Wynne, Arkansas
College and major/degree(s): University of Arkansas; Sports Management
Hobbies: Watching any Razorback sporting event; Xbox 360; parties (my parents will love this one)
Likes: Arkansas Razorbacks, Beale Street, loud music, hanging out with friends
Dislikes: Florida Gators & Tebow, any other SEC West team, cold weather, quiet people (they scare me)
Favorite Baseball Team: Atlanta Braves
Favorite Baseball Player of all-time: Chipper Jones
Favorite play in a baseball game: When an outfielder throws a runner out at home to win the game
Favorite Sports Movie of all-time: Hoosiers
Favorite Sports Quote: “Come after me!… I’m a man… I’m 40!”- Oklahoma State head football coach Mike Gundy
Best sports moment as a fan or a player: Watching my Arkansas Razorbacks beat the Tennessee Volunteers my freshman year of college. ESPN Gameday was on campus.
Thing you like most about sports: Being competitive
Why do you want to work in sports? I’m just really interested in sports and business.
What do you want to get out of your internship with the Redbirds? I want to learn anything I can about the business side of a sports organization.
What does your specific internship entail? Sales; lots and lots of calls.
Career Aspirations: To work in the front office for the Dallas Cowboys
Three things you cannot live without: TV, iPhone, and RC Cola
If you were a beverage, what kind of beverage would you be? Sweet tea; it’s a classic drink from the South. What’s not to love about
Theme song to your life: We Went Out Last Night – Kenny Chesney
What is the background on your cell phone? A picture of Baum Stadium, the Razorbacks baseball stadium
He loves his RC Cola…