There's no sense in going to a tournament if you don't believe that you can win it. And that is the belief I have always had. And that is not going to change.
People don't understand that when I grew up, I was never the most talented. I was never the biggest. I was never the fastest. I certainly was never the strongest. The only thing I had was my work ethic, and that's been what has gotten me this far.
Well, you know, a lot of people look at the negative things, the things that they did wrong and — which I do. But I like to stress on the things I did right, because there are certain things that I like to look at from a positive standpoint that are just positive reinforcement.
My dad was my best friend and greatest role model. He was an amazing dad, coach, mentor, soldier, husband and friend.