Ricky Seidel

Team: Men's Hockey Position: Forward Jersey Number: 4 Hometown: Bartlett, IL Birthdate: 1992 Year of eligibility: 1 Program: BA Business Administration


Favorite Quote?

  • Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the LORD, not for men. (Colossians 3:23)


If you could, what would you do to help make the world better and why?

  • Somehow reinforce or spread the teachings of Christ to a world that is slowly forgetting them.


What has been your greatest moment in life so far, athletically and non-athletically?

  • My favorite moment as an athlete is when I scored the game winning goal in Overtime to move us on to the quarter-finals for Nationals.


Who are 5 famous people that you would like to spend a day with, dead or alive?

  • Jesus
  • Shane Doan
  • Carrie Underwood
  • Chris Tomlin
  • Matthew Perry


Best advice you have received? Best advice you would give someone?

  • Best advice I've received: Work your hardest and have no regrets and do it whole heartedly because you are where your at for a reason.
  • Best advice to give someone: Act as though everyday is your last, make sure you are right with everyone especially Christ.


What Bible verse have you been most impacted by and why?

  • I have been most impacted by Colossians 3:23 because it just reminds me that no matter what I'm working for to do it for Christ's glory and nobody else because in the end working for Him I will never be disappointed, and his gifts never fade away.


What is your career ambition?

  • My ambition is to make it to pro hockey, or become a successful business man.


A few of Favorites

  • TV show: Friends
  • Ice Cream flavor: Strawberry
  • Movie: Rush hour / Liar Liar
  • Meal: Spaghetti
  • Piece of clothing: Athletic shorts
  • Book: Bible / Left Behind Series
  • Course at Briercrest: Spiritual formation
  • Vacation Destination: Hawaii
  • Scent/Smell: Permanent marker
  • Pro Sports Team: Chicago Blackhawks
  • Pro athlete: Mariann Hossa
  • Genre of music: Modern Christian
  • Song: I can only Imagine by MercyMe