Joseph O'Connor lives in New York and was born in 1999.
• Joseph is a huge baseball fan and plays it all year long (except in the winter).
• Besides playing baseball, Joseph is also a committed swimmer.
• Some of Joseph's favorite music is the Beatles, Bruce Springsteen, Jason Mraz, and Elvis Presley.
• Joseph writes regularly for his school newspaper, and in the fifth grade became its sports editor.
"I love to write, and I'm really good at talking to people. Writing makes me feel good."