Get To Know: Mike Alston

Learn all about Gladiators Defensive Lineman Mike Alston in this week's "Get To Know" Segment

Mike Alston #44

HEIGHT: 6’2

WEIGHT: 270 LBS

COLLEGE: Toledo

WHAT DOES THE SEASON OPENER MEAN TO YOU?

It's exciting & I get to make my 1st impression to the fans

WHAT MOVIE CAN YOU WATCH 100 TIMES OR WATCH ANYTIME IT'S ON? WHY?

Gladiator-it's a Game Day movie

WHAT WAS THE BEST CONCERT YOU'VE EVER ATTENDED? WHY?

Destiny's Child & Charlie Wilson

WHAT'S YOUR FAVORITE SPORTS MOVIE? WHY?

  • Varsity Blues
  • Glory Days
  • Innoncent

WHAT IS THE BEST PRANK YOU'VE EVER SEEN PLAYED ON SOMEONE?

Freshman at Toledo didnt take their football bags

DESCRIBE A MEMORABLE SUMMER TRIP, GOOD AND BAD.

My most memorable trip was my senior year at Toledo

DESCRIBE SOME MEMORABLE PEE WEE FOOTBALL MEMORIES? WHEN DID YOU START? HOW WAS THAT FIRST TACKLE?

I was 5 yrs old when I started on OL. All I remeber was "FEAR" which made me run faster

WHO WAS THE BEST ATHLETE YOU EVER GOT TO SEE PLAY IN PERSON? DESCRIBE IT.

LBJ his senior year at St. Vincent/ St Mary when he DUNKED over a 7 footer

WHAT WAS THE BEST/WEIRDEST GIFT YOU EVER RECEIVED? DESCRIBE IT.

I haven't received a weird gift yet

NAME A FOOD YOU WON'T EAT. WHY? FOOD YOU CRAVE ALWAYS. WHY?

I haven't met a food I won't eat. I always crave Donato's Pizza

WHAT PLACE DO YOU VISIT SO OFTEN THEY COULD PUT UP A STATUE IN YOUR HONOR THERE?

I can't think of one solid place right now, but I do have a few in mind

WHICH GAME SHOW/REALITY SHOW DO YOU THINK YOU WOULD BE GREAT ON? WHY?

Man vs Food- I want to take on the Thurman Burger