VYPE: Who is your favorite teacher from any grade and why?
Waylon: My third-grade teacher Mrs. Chasity Hayes because she always had a way of simplifying things and always believed I could do it.
VYPE: You can pick any place for a summer vacation, where do you go and who do you take with you?
Waylon: I would go to Alaska and take my family.
VYPE: What is your all-time favorite meal?
Waylon: Brisket, ribs, coleslaw, and Mac & cheese.
VYPE: Which professional athlete do you look up to and why?
Waylon: Nolan Ryan, because no matter how much pain he was in he still kept playing.
VYPE: Who inspires you and why?
Waylon: My parents inspire me because no matter how hard life got to them they always seemed to push through it.
VYPE: When and how did you first get into playing your sport?
Waylon: When I was little I heard stories about my dad and uncles playing baseball and I wanted to be like them so I started playing at a young age.
VYPE: What teammate has left the biggest impression on you and why?
Waylon: Hayden Rogers, because he told me to have fun when playing and don’t take everything so seriously but still get the job done.
VYPE: Why are you passionate about your sport?
Waylon: The love of baseball runs in my family and so I think I’ve inherited that same love for the game.
VYPE: What is your favorite part about representing your high school as an athlete?
Waylon: Being able to show my dedication and skill while representing my school.