Meet The Mid Presented By Verizon Wireless-Tanner Fleming
May 24, 2012
NAME: Tanner Fleming
HOMETOWN: Deltona, Florida
FAVORITE MEAL: Steak and Baked Potato
FAVORITE TEAM GROWING UP: Green Bay Packers, Chicago Bulls
FAVORITE PLAYER GROWING UP: Michael Jordan, Brett Favre
YOU WOULD BE SURPRISED TO KNOW THAT I: Played running back until I got to high school
TO RELAX I LIKE TO: Play video games
RIGHT NOW MY SERVICE SELECTION WOULD BE: Surface Warfare
WHAT HAS SURPRISED ME THE MOST ABOUT THE ACADEMY IS: The Academics
AFTER MY SERVICE COMMITMENT I HOPE TO BE: Coach or Politician
IF I COULD EAT DINNER WITH ANYONE IN HISTORY IT WOULD BE: Vince Lombardi
MY FAVORITE COACH NIUMATALOLO SAYING IS: YOUR SELFISH!!!!
IF I COULD BE ANYONE IN HISTORY I WOULD BE (NAME AND WHY): Rob Dyrdek, because he's living his dream doing exactly what he wants to do
IN HIGH SCHOOL I DREAMED OF BEING: An NFL player
IF I COULD TRADE PLACES WITH ONE OF MY TEAMMATES IT WOULD BE (NAME AND WHY): Jared Fehr, because it would be nice to know I’m the most in shape person on earth.
IF I COULD BE COACH FOR A DAY I WOULD: Drop as much knowledge as possible on the players that could help them succeed
WHEN MY PARENTS ARE IN TOWN I LIKE TO: Relax at the hotel and talk
ON MY IPOD IS: A Day to Remember, Eminem, Drake, and Paramore
MY FAVORITE SUMMER VACATION WAS: Chicago
MY FAVORITE MEAL IN KING HALL IS: Buffalo Chicken
MY FIRST THOUGHT STEPPING ON THE NAVAL ACADEMY CAMPUS WAS : Why is everyone running?
WHAT I LOVE ON GAME DAY IS: The feeling you get seconds before kickoff
MY FAVORITE CLASS IS (NAME AND WHY): Leadership, because I got to speak my mind
THE FIRST TIME I RAN OUT OF THE TUNNEL AT NAVY-MARINE CORPS I: Felt like the next time I run through the tunnel I want to be on the field helping my team win.
THE WORD THAT BEST DESCRIBES A NAVY FOOTBALL PLAYER IS: Tough