Athlete Profile: J. R. Gustafson

Sport:  Hockey

Hometown:  Helena, Mont.
Major:  Community Health
Year in School: Senior
How long playing hockey:  Since the age of four.

Why did you start playing?
My older brother played and I loved watching.

What is your favorite thing about hockey?
Team road trips.

What is your motivation before a competition?
Being with the team and hanging out. We talk about the upcoming game and get ready.

Do you have an inspirational person or quote?
Barry Melrose.

Do you have any other hobbies/activities/interests?
Anything outdoors — I love snowboarding.

What is your favorite class at MSU and why?
Psychology of Well-Being 477. It is relaxed and easygoin,g yet knowledgeable.

Why did you come to MSU?
It was between here and the University of Montana.  I like this town better; it’s a little smaller and there is a good community.

Is there anything else you would like to tell students/readers about MSU hockey?
Come to the games and support the team.