Nokona Chiefs 12U Division I player Paul McCarthy looks to have another dominate year on the baseball field. Paul is one of the most feared players in the 12U Division I level and he will be trying to guide his team to back to back EBL Championships in 2019. Here is EBL's interview with Paul McCarthy:
EBL: What EBL program do you play for?
McCarthy: I play for the 12U Nokona Chiefs.
EBL: What positions do you play? What is your favorite position?
McCarthy: I pitch and play third base. My favorite position by far is pitcher.
EBL: What grade are you in?
McCarthy: I'm in 6th grade.
EBL: How do you like playing for Nokona?
McCarthy: I love it. It'a a spectacular program with a great facility and staff. My coaches are awesome. Every time we practice, I feel like we improve. I've grown very close to my teammates. They're all great friends with a great deal of talent, themselves. All in all, it is a great environment to be a part of.
EBL: How does your team look this year?
McCarthy: Our team looks great. We've continued to work hard and I feel like all aspects of our game have improved. We're all looking forward to the season.
EBL: What program do you get the most pumped to play?
McCarthy: Personally, I look forward to playing the Northeast Gators because I have friends from home on those teams.
EBL: How do you like playing in the Elite Baseball League?
McCarthy: I love it. The competition level is high and there is no way I'd get to play against the best in New England without the EBL.
EBL: How did it feel to win the Elite Baseball League 11U Division I level Championship last year?
McCarthy: It was a great year for our team. We worked very hard before and throughout the season and it showed in the outcome.
EBL: Besides baseball what is your favorite sport?
McCarthy: Basketball is my 2nd favorite sport.