Title: Mascot
Birth Date: August 23, 2010
Height: 18 hands (6-0)
Weight: Who cares? It's all muscle.
Position: Upright, cheering on the Blazers
Team: Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track & Field, Volleyball
Home Address: Ronald J. Volpe Athletic Center



Favorite Movie: The Horse Whisperer, Seabiscuit, Secretariat
Favorite Food: Hay or pizza. If only they put hay on pizza...
Favorite Actor: Mr. Ed
Favorite Colors: Blue and Grey
Hobbies: Horsing around
Person in history I’d most like to meet: Sergeant Reckless
Favorite Character: Quick Draw McGraw
Favorite Athlete or Athletes: Secretariat, Affirmed, Seattle Slew, Seabiscuit
Favorite pre-game meal: Quaker Oats
Best place I visited: Pimlico Race Course
Best advice I ever received: The spirited horse, which will try to win the race of its own accord, will run even faster if encouraged. - Ovid
What’s on my I-pod: Black Horse and a Cherry Tree by KT Tunstall, The Horse With No Name by America, Horse Power by Chemical Brothers, Wild Horses by Garth Brooks, Crazy Horses by the Osmonds, 
My favorite class is: Phys. Ed.
TV show I’d like to be a contestant on: Amazing Race

Find out more about Blaze:

  • Click here for a photo gallery
  • Click here to read about the creation of Hood's mascot and logo
  • Click here for a video of Blaze's first appearance on campus.