Austin is a 2nd year graduate student from Fergus Falls, Minnesota. He completed an Associate’s degree from Minnesota State Fergus Falls in General Education, and a Bachelor’s degree from Minnesota State University, Mankato in Psychology. He played hockey and baseball in high school, and played baseball at M-State Fergus Falls. He is currently a volunteer assistant for the MSU baseball team. Austin is interested in being a mental performance coach in Major League Baseball. His capstone project is a manuscript – Exploring the Effect Parenting Style Has on the Development of Grit.