X-Men hockey forward Jason Bast is the latest athlete featured in our Getting to Know your X-Women and X-Men series throughout the summer. Jason recently completed his third year with the X-Men and is a Human Kinetics student from Regina, Sask.
Nickname: jap nasty
What brought you to StFX?
I wanted to get out of the West and experience something new. I had two good friends here who had great things to say and from the moment I came to Antigonish, everything just felt right.
What has been your best moment in a StFX uniform so far?
The playoff run we had two years ago was so intense and a lot of fun. We had an unbelievable group of guys that were incredible to go through that experience with.
One thing I cannot live without is…?
Not very dependent on things, maybe sense of taste, I love food too much
If I could have super-hero powers I would…?
I'd want to be intellectually gifted more than any physical abilities
My biggest pet peeve is…?
How much people in Antigonish use their horns
My dream vacation destination is…?
I don't know, I'm happy where I am
My dream job is…?
Junior hockey GM
Tell us one thing that fans may not know about you?
I may or may not be a fantasy sports savant
1. Past-time/hobby: Scuba diving, I haven't done it much but it is the best thing I've done
2. Food: Chipotle or ranch sauces
3. Website: Wikipedia
4. TV show: Suits
5. Movie: 300, Iron Man, Sherlock Holmes
6. Actor/Actress: Robert Downey Jr.
7. Singer/Band: Rise Against
8. Sport (other than your own): Football
9. Pro sports team: Saskatchewan Roughriders
10. Pro sports athlete: Kobe