Position: right-handed pitcher
College: St. John Fisher College in New York
Weight: 170 pounds
Hometown: Forrest City, Pa.
High school: Forrest City Regional
Family: Angele Kuruts, mother and Jerry Kuruts, father.
Host family: Garett Pabst and Kim Pabst.
Major: criminology and legal studies
2019 statistics: was 4-4 with a 4.60 ERA for the Cardinals. Kuruts also had two complete games and he struck out 64 batters in 76.1 innings.
Best baseball moment: throwing a perfect game.
Best non-baseball moment: getting accepted to school.
Other interests: golf, hunting and fishing.
Favorite pro team: New York Yankees
Favorite athlete: Derek Jeter
Favorite color: red
Favorite food: steak
Favorite actor: Jim Parsons
Favorite actress: Scarlett Johansson
Favorite movie: “Dumb and Dumber.''
Favorite TV show: “Friends"
Favorite cartoon: “SpongeBob SquarePants"
Favorite book: “The Hunger Games" by Suzanne Collins
Favorite musical group: Florida Georgia Line
Mode of transportation: Chrysler 200
Tattoos, if so how many: No
First job: lifeguard at a pool
Vacation spot: Aruba
Motto: “Hard work pays off"
— Chad Dare I Commercial-News