The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

July 10, 2013

Dans Profile: Chet Simoneaux


DANVILLE — Chet Simoneaux

Position: outfielder/infielder/catcher

College: Louisiana-Monroe

Year: senior-to-be

Height: 6-foot-2

Weight: 225 pounds

Hometown: Brusly, La.

Family: mother, Linda Simoneaux; father, Felix Simoneaux III; and brother, Felix Simoneaux IIII.

Host family: Bruce and Rhonda Brown.

Major: business

GPA: 3.0

2013 statistics: batted .143 with 0 home runs and 0 RBIs in 21 at-bats. Simoneaux was also 0-0 with a 10.80 ERA in 5 innings.

Best baseball moment: hitting a home run in the first game of the junior college state playoffs while at Wallace Community College in Alabama

Best non-baseball moment: being the best man in my brother’s wedding.

Other interests: fishing, hunting and training horses.

Favorite pro baseball team: Atlanta Braves

Favorite pro football team: New Orleans Saints.

Favorite athlete: Drew Brees

Favorite color: blue

Favorite food: lasagna

Favorite actor: Mark Wahlberg

Favorite actress: Angelina Jolie

Favorite movie: Shooter

Favorite TV show: SportsCenter

Favorite musician: Justin Moore

Mode of transportation: GMC truck

First job: cutting grass from L&R Lawn Service

Vacation spot: skiing in Colorado

Motto: “Go hard or go home.’’

Hannibal vs. Danville

When — 6:30 p.m.

Where — Danville Stadium

Ticket prices — $6 for adults, $3 for school-age children

Promotion — It’s a triple-play Wednesday at Danville Stadium. For $9, an individual gets admission to the game, a hot dog and a drink.

Probable starting pitchers — Hannibal: LHP Josh Tols (3-2, 2.75 ERA); Danville: RHP Corbin Olmstead (2-1, 2.65 ERA).