CHUCK SCHULTZ NAMED EMPLOYEE OF THE MONTH
Thursday, April 27, 2017

GETTING TO KNOW YOUR JOLIET SLAMMERS

Meet Joliet Slammers New Groundskeeper Chuck Schultz

Q: WHERE ARE YOU FROM?

A: Beecher, IL

Q: WHAT BROUGHT YOU TO THE SLAMMERS?

A: The love of baseball

Q: WHAT IS AN INTERESTING FACT ABOUT YOU?

A: I used to race professional motocross and super cross for 5 years.

Q: WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE FOOD?

A: Steak with a baked potato

Q: FAVORITE ACTIVITY TO DO OUTSIDE OF WORK?

A: I love to follow baseball

Q: WHAT DO YOU ENJOY BEST ABOUT WORKING WITH THE SLAMMERS?

A: Interaction with all the employees and taking pride in bringing a quality field to the fans

Q: IF YOU HAD A WALK-UP SONG, WHAT WOULD IT BE?

A: Black Eyed Peas; Let’s Get It Started

Q: IF YOU COULD MOVE ANYWHERE, WHERE WOULD IT BE?

A: Canada, Ontario, Lake of the Woods, because my family and I have a cabin up there

Q: WHAT IS ONE THING YOU WANT SLAMMERS FANS TO REMEMBER YOU FOR?

A: I want them to bring their son or daughter to their first pro game and see the perfect white lines and how beautiful the grass and the field looks.

Q: FAVORITE MEMORY WITH THE SLAMMERS?

A: I was coaching a high school team and we rented out the Slammers stadium for a game. I brought my son and he was the bat boy. I have a picture of him standing in the dugout and now I’m working here. Next year he will be playing baseball for University of St. Francis and that’ll be he his dugout, I can’t wait to get another picture like that.

Q: FAVORITE PROMOTION?

A: Cancer Promotional Night

Q: FAVORITE BALLPARK FOOD?

A: Hotdog with mustard and relish

Q: WHAT IS ONE GOAL YOU WANT TO ACHIEVE IN YOUR LIFETIME?

A: I think I have achieved all my goals and my main goal was being a good father. Every day enjoy your life and don’t be afraid to make mistakes.

Q: DO YOU HAVE ANY HIDDEN TALENTS?

A: I’m a really good dancer, I can out dance my kids all day long.