Liam Day
Liam Day
Height: 5-6
Weight: 123
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Edenvale, South Africa
High School: St. Benedicts College
Major: Business Economics

FMU: First-year play at FMU.....A very consistent player and a hard worker....Has won a lot in South Africa over the past couple of years.....Expected to add strength at the top of the FMU ladder and be a Top-3 player....Should solidify our entire line-up.

PERSONAL:

  • Born Liam Gabriel Day in Parktown, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • A graduate of St. Benedicts College, where he played for coach Earl Grainger
  • Served as captain in 2018 and played first-team from 2015 to 2018
  • Earned full colours in 2016, 2017, and 2018
  • Participated in the South African Inter-Provincial Tournament from 2013 through 2018
  • Received a Special Award in 2017 from GETA Juniors as the Boy Senior Sportsman of the Year
  • Nickname is Day

PERSONAL FAVORITES:

  • As a child what you wanted to be when you grew up: Tennis player
  • Favorite Superhero: Captain America
  • Favorite Athlete: Novak Djockovic 
  • Favorite Sports Team: Chelsea Football Club
  • Favorite Movie or TV Show: Friends  
  • Favorite Food: Sushi 
  • Favorite Vacation Spot: Mauritius
  • Instagram Account: liamday25
  • Your Motivation Music: Upbeat music
  • Favorite Thing About FMU: First-year attending FMU, but looking forward to team camaraderie
  • Favorite Off-Field Activity: Going for coffee  
  • Goals for Upcoming Season: Win the conference  
  • Why you first chose your sport: Played football as a junior, but was taken with tennis and once I started playing tennis that became my only ambition and focus
  • The biggest mental challenge to you improving faster: Self-belief
  • Interesting Notes: Selected for South African High Schools team
  • Brush With Greatness: Selected for South African High Schools team