School/Team playing for: Saco Junior Trojans
Number of years playing football? 2
Q: Other sports played or hobbies?
A: “Basketball, drama, band (saxophone)”
Q: How does it feel to play football on a predominantly boys team?
A: “It’s a lot of fun and I’m proud of myself. They respect me more than at first which is good because they aren’t making fun of me.”
Q: What is your favorite thing about the game of football?
A: “My favorite thing about football is being able to make the tackle. I’ve been doing better on tackling and it’s really fun to take out the quarterback.”
Q: What would you tell other girls who want to play but haven’t yet?
A: “I would tell them if you want to play football go for it, no one is holding you back. If the boys are teasing at first just ignore it they will eventually get used to you and respect you. Just have fun and know you can do anything because you’re awesome”