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Meet the Mid-Kyle Gibbs

June 6, 2018

Name: Kyle Gibbs

Year: 2021

Position: LS

Height: 6’2”

Weight: 215

Hometown: Corona, Calif.

High School: Norco High School 

Major: Ocean Engineering

What do you want to do after graduation?: I either want to fly or be a surface warfare officer, which will allow me to get a masters from the Naval Post Graduate School or Stanford University  

Why did you choose Navy?: I wanted to go to college at a top university and graduate with the capability of determining my future. 

If you could play another position, what position would you play?: I would keep it in the same position group and be a kicker. 

If you could choose any opponent for Navy to play that is currently not on the schedule who would you choose?: I would chose any PAC 12 team because they don’t play teams similar to us, or Nebraska. 

Favorite class at the Naval Academy?: Cyber

Hardest class at the Naval Academy?: Chemistry

Favorite teacher at the Naval Academy?: LCDR Russell 

Who will be the surprise player on offense in 2018?: Garrett Lewis will make a great impact at QB this year. 

Who will be the surprise player on defense in 2018?: Jake Springer

Who is the toughest player on the Navy football team?: Cameron Dudeck

What player epitomizes Navy Football? Pepe Tanuvasa 

One word to describe a Navy Football player: Tough

Favorite form of social media?: Snapchat

Favorite person to follow on twitter?: Steve Weatherford

Favorite sport to follow at the Naval Academy outside of football?:  Baseball

Which coach recruited you?: Justin Davis and Steve Johns 

If you could go to dinner with three people who would you choose?:  Steve Jobs, Simon Sinek, Marcus Luttrell

What song is playing on your headphones in the locker room right before taking the field?: First Date ~blink-182

What is your dream vacation?: A couple weeks in Ireland and Germany 

How many teams should make the FBS Playoffs?: 16

Do you hear Laurel or Yanny?: Yanny

Favorite Coach Niumatalolo saying: “Horse Crap” 

Who will be the Most Valuable Player on offense in 2018?:  Malcolm Perry

Who will be the Most Valuable Player on defense in 2018?: Taylor Heflin



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