Michael Westra


All Your Favorites:

  • Food: Sushi
  • Movie: Hitch
  • Movie Character: Ronald Wesley
  • Book (Author): Harry Potter J.K. Rowling
  • Book Character (what book?): Alexander Supertramp
  • Show: Prison Break
  • Type of Music:  Electro Dance
  • Musical Artist or Band:  Red Hot Chili Peppers
  • Song (Artist):  Lose Yourself to Dance by Daft Punk
  • Artist:  Michaelangelo
  • Painting:  David
  • City (foreign or domestic):  Miami
  • State:  Florida
  • Country:  US
  • Place (anywhere): Hawaii
  • Sport:   Baseball
  • Activity:   Wakeboarding
  • Hobby:   Pingpong
  • Board Game:  Rumicube
  • Monopoly Piece:   Thimble
  • Quote:   “Try your best”

Why did you choose Santa Clara?
I choose Santa Clara because of the coaching staff, rigorous academics, and the awesome student body.

What draws you to baseball? What is special about the college game?
I play baseball because I love it and there is no better feeling then winning.  The college game is special because everything is about the name on the chest, not the name on the back.

Who is your favorite guy on the team to compete with? To compete against? Why?
My favorite kid to compete with is Stevie because we are both super competitive.

Top 5 people, living or dead, to compete against? In what?

  • Ma Ling
  • Dad
  • Stevie
  • Seever
  • My Uncle

5 people, living or dead, to have coffee with?

  • Mila Kunis
  • Abraham Lincoln
  • Jessica Alba
  • Bill Gates
  • Luke Williams

What would you do with a billion dollars?
Donate it to charity.

What do you want to be doing in 10 years?
Playing in MLB.

What does your ideal day look like?
Eat, Sleep, Play baseball.

What’s the #1 item on your Bucket List?
Pitch in game 7 of world series.