July 14, 2014
Each weekday this summer a new cadet-athlete will be featured in Getting to Know, a Q&A series where Army fans can read about their favorite players. Today's cadet is junior hockey player Christian Pomarico.
NAME: Christian Pomarico
HOMETOWN: Simsbury, Conn.
MAJOR: Human Geography
FAVORITE ATHLETE: Drew Doughty
FAVORITE SPORTS TEAM: Boston Bruins
BEST PART OF ARMY HOCKEY: The family that comes with it. My teammates are truly my brothers.
FAVORITE STADIUM TO PLAY IN: Merrimack College, the yellow poles in between the glass give the rink an awesome feel.
OPPONENT MOST LOOKING FORWARD TO PLAYING: Air Force
HOW ARE YOU SPENDING YOUR SUMMER: As much fishing as I can squeeze in.
TO RELAX, I: Lay out on my bed and watch either House of Cards, Game of Thrones or Dexter
FAVORITE MEAL: Breakfast, specifically pancakes, eggs and bacon
FAVORITE VACATION SPOT: Turks and Caicos, I’ve only been there once, but it was absolutely amazing.
MY IPOD HAS: Lots of 90’s music, mostly Alt Rock like Pearl Jam and Soundgarden or Rap like Gang Starr, Black Star and Deltron 3030
FAVORITE PART OF ARMY GAMEDAY: The video on the scoreboard before the game starts.
FAVORITE PART OF WEST POINT: The opportunities provided, such as internships and trips
DESCRIBE ARMY HOCKEY: A family
ARMYS MVP IN 2014 WILL BE: Clint Carlisle
WHAT PLAYER WILL SURPISE PEOPLE IN 2014: Andrew O’Leary
WHO IS STRONGEST PLAYER ON TEAM: Maurice Alvarez
WHO IS FASTEST PLAYER ON TEAM: Zak Zaremba
WHO IS FUNNIEST PLAYER ON TEAM: Kyle Plageman
WHICH PLAYER IS MOST LIKLEY TO BECOME A GENERAL: Kyle Vogel
WHAT TEAM THAT IS NOT ON OUR SCHEDULE WOULD YOU LIKE TO PLAY AND WHY: Michigan State, a lot of my old teammates from juniors are playing there and I’d love to play them.
I FOLLOW HOW MANY PEOPLE ON TWITTER: 74
2014 Getting to Know Archive