Michael Fischer

Team: Men's Hockey Position: Forward Jersey Number: 7 Hometown: Lomond, AB Birthdate: 1986 Year of eligibility: 3 Program: BA Global Studies

Biography

Favorite quote?

• Only dead fish go with the flow

 

If you could, what would you do to help make the world better and why?

• I would start a chain reaction of everyone showing unconditional love to everyone because a major flaw in society today is how self-centered we have become!

 

What has been your greatest moment in life so far, athletically and non-athletically?

• Athletically: Posting a 100+ point season in pee wee and being MVP of the all-star game that same year

• Non-athletically: Getting engaged to my best friend!

 

Who are 5 famous people that you would like to spend a day with, dead or alive?

• Reinhard Bonnke, Ray Lewis, Mike Fisher, Shane Doan, Michael Vick

 

Best advice you have received? Best advice you would give someone?

• Allow God to love me!

 

What Bible verse have you been most impacted by and why?

• Colossians 3:23, it has been a motivational verse for setting my priorities straight and realizing that I am living my life for the Lord and not others and I want to give my best for Him. I try to reflect that through my style of playing hockey as well.

 

What is your career ambition?

• I don’t want a career; I want a calling in life.

 

Who has been the biggest influence in your life and why?

• My family, my parents having raised me up in the ways of the Lord and my siblings because they have showed me how to live a life of love and obedience for the Lord. My fiancé has really helped me become a better person, to think better of myself and has given me lots of confidence.

 

A few of Favorites

• TV Show? The Office

• Ice Cream flavor? Mint Oreo/Coffee

• Movie? Braveheart

• Superhero? Batman

• Meal? Japanese chicken wings

• Piece of clothing? Flyers sweat pants

• Book? Living a Life of Fire

• Course at Briercrest? Globalization

• Vacation destination? Maldives

• Scent/smell? Old Spice Fiji

• Pro Sports Team? Philadelphia Flyers/Eagles

• Pro Athlete? Claude Giroux

• Genre of music? Worship

• Song? Set A Fire – United Pursuit