Player Profile: Mason Kistler

Tommy Spaletto, Sports Reporter

Name: Mason Kistler

Grade: Senior

Sport: Hockey

Position: Defenseman

How long have you been playing hockey?

“I’ve been playing hockey since I was 5 years old.”

Who has influenced you positively over your athletic career?

“My dad. He’s always pushed me to be as good as I can, regardless of the sport.”

How do you feel like the season is going so far?

“I feel like we had a slow start at the beginning of the year. But I feel like we are starting to live up to our potential now.”

How do you feel like you have been playing so far this year?

“I feel like I had a shaky start. But recently I’ve been more confident and have been playing better.”

Do you have a favorite quote you go by?

“‘Iron sharpens iron.’ That’s a quote that comes up a lot before practice or a game.”