Meet The Mid Presented By Verizon Wireless-Marcus Lewis
May 30, 2012
NAME: Marcus Lewis
HOMETOWN: Fort Myers, Fla.
FAVORITE MEAL: My auntie’s fried chicken
FAVORITE TEAM GROWING UP: Tampa Bay Bucs
FAVORITE PLAYER GROWING UP: Warrick Dunn
YOU WOULD BE SURPRISED TO KNOW THAT I: Love to golf
TO RELAX I LIKE TO: Watch the television show Swamp People
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: Serving Fort Myers in any way
IF I COULD EAT DINNER WITH ANYONE IN HISTORY IT WOULD BE: Malcolm X
MY FAVORITE COACH NIUMATALOLO SAYING IS: You younger guys have NO CLUE
IF I COULD BE ANYONE IN HISTORY I WOULD BE (NAME AND WHY): Martin Luther King, because he made a difference in the world.
IN HIGH SCHOOL I DREAMED OF BEING: A Division I athlete
IF I COULD TRADE PLACES WITH ONE OF MY TEAMMATES IT WOULD BE (NAME AND WHY): Bo Snelson, because that guy doesn’t stop.
IF I COULD BE COACH FOR A DAY I WOULD: Push my players to the max so they can be the very best that they can be.
WHEN MY PARENTS ARE IN TOWN I LIKE TO: Show them around the area
ON MY IPOD IS: Wiz Khalifa and Usher
MY FAVORITE SUMMER VACATION WAS: The summer just before plebe summer
MY FAVORITE MEAL IN KING HALL IS: Buffalo Chicken
MY FIRST THOUGHT STEPPING ON THE NAVAL ACADEMY CAMPUS WAS : WOW these buildings are HUGE. Oh that’s Bancroft.
WHAT I LOVE ON GAME DAY IS: The goose bumps and the feeling of being prepared mentally and physically and having the confidence to beat anyone lined up in front of you.
MY FAVORITE CLASS IS (NAME AND WHY): Seamanship, because I can see myself specializing in the Surface Warfare profession.
THE FIRST TIME I RAN OUT OF THE TUNNEL AT NAVY-MARINE CORPS I: Knew I made the right decision to come here and wanted Monday to come so I can prove myself.
THE WORD THAT BEST DESCRIBES A NAVY FOOTBALL PLAYER IS: CONFIDENT