School/Team playing for: John Bapst Memorial High School
Number of years playing football? 5
Q: Other sports played or hobbies?
A: “Basketball, hunting, fishing, music(flute and piano)”
Q: How does it feel to play football on a predominantly boys team?
A: “Playing on a predominately boys football team makes me feel confident in what I do. By playing with the boys, I feel like being the only girl has greatly impacted my confidence and personality. It feels amazing to play football.”
Q: What is your favorite thing about the game of football?
A: “My favorite thing about the game of football is the intensity, and most importantly, the brother-sister hood of the whole game. Throughout the football season, you really get to know your team. Everyone gets close and great memories are made. Football is an intense game as well as a strong, team bonding sport.”
Q: What would you tell other girls who want to play but haven’t yet?
A: “To all of the girls who want to play football but haven’t yet, I encourage you to play. Not only is the game full of fun and knocking people over, but it’s also about the friendships which are made. Football is an amazingly fun game and I encourage all girls to play with the boys and show them what girls really can do.”