Zahorodny slows down to answer questions
Courtesy: UNCW Athletic Communications
Wil Zahorodny is a senior from Damascus, Md., who is majoring in psychology. He is wrapping up a successful four-year career with the Seahawk cross country and track teams.
Q: What is the most enjoyable part of running for you?
A: The competition. I'm a huge competitor and have been that way my whole life.
A: I really liked it. I liked the campus and the town and how nice the people were.
Q: If you could attend one major sporting event (Super Bowl, Masters, World Series, Final Four, Olympics) what would it be?
A: It would be the Olympics, probably because it has all of the greatest athletes across the world.
Q: What is your favorite movie?
A: I would have to say "Anchor Man."
Q: Before this season, you had four second place finishes and one third place finish. Can you describe the feeling of winning your first race?
A: It was cool. I hadn't won in cross country yet and it isn't really my primary sport, so that was really cool.
Q: What was your proudest sports moment in high school?
A: In my senior year at our 500 meter indoor track meet, I won and later found out I had the fastest time in the nation to that point.
Q: Do you have any traditions on road trips?
A: No, not really. We just all pile in and go, but we usually have a good time.
Q: What are your plans after college?
A: I would like to attend graduate school and continue to study psychology.
Q: Did you play any other sports growing up? If you could play another sport today what would it be?A: I played baseball, basketball and soccer. I played shortstop in baseball, guard in basketball and wherever they needed me in soccer. I would probably play either basketball or baseball