Name: D.J. Pierannunzio

Age: 33

Residence: Altoona

High school: Altoona, class of 1999

My favorite sport: Baseball

I usually attend games with: My family and friends

Favorite high school team: Altoona

Favorite college team: Penn State

Favorite pro team: Boston Red Sox

My favorite sports memory: I proposed to my wife at a Red Sox-Yankees game that was put on the scoreboard back in 2004.

The local athlete I’ve most enjoyed watching while growing up: Mike Iuzzolino

My all-time favorite local coach: Larry Betar

The most famous athlete I ever met: Franco Harris

My most prized autograph or picture is of: I have an autoraphed photo of Brett Favre.

If I have a claim to fame as a fan, it would be: I was with my mom at the Penn State game when Joe Paterno passed Bear Bryant for all-time victories.

If I were the boss of local sports, the one rule I would enforce would be: There should be impartial coaches on every youth sports team. You should have people with no family ties to the players on the roster.

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