June 12, 2012
NAME: John Howell
HOMETOWN: Hatfield, Pa.
FAVORITE MEAL: Chick Parmesan or Steak
FAVORITE TEAM GROWING UP: Raiders
FAVORITE PLAYER GROWING UP: Rich Gannon
YOU WOULD BE SURPRISED TO KNOW THAT I: used to play the flute
TO RELAX I LIKE TO: Listen to music or just be outside
RIGHT NOW MY SERVICE SELECTION WOULD BE: Marine Pilot
WHAT HAS SURPRISED ME THE MOST ABOUT THE ACADEMY IS: The food
AFTER MY SERVICE COMMITMENT I HOPE TO BE: Marine Biologist
IF I COULD EAT DINNER WITH ANYONE IN HISTORY IT WOULD BE: Chesty Puller
MY FAVORITE COACH NIUMATALOLO SAYING IS: "Are you kidding me?!"
IF I COULD BE ANYONE IN HISTORY I WOULD BE (NAME AND WHY): George Washington, so I could be the first President of the United States
IN HIGH SCHOOL I DREAMED OF BEING: A lawyer
IF I COULD TRADE PLACES WITH ONE OF MY TEAMMATES IT WOULD BE (NAME AND WHY): Anybody that lives on the West Coast
IF I COULD BE COACH FOR A DAY I WOULD: Be Coach Brass
WHEN MY PARENTS ARE IN TOWN I LIKE TO: Eat at nice restaurants
ON MY IPOD IS: Everything, although county would be the majority
MY FAVORITE SUMMER VACATION WAS: Every summer at the beach house in Ocean City, N.J.
MY FAVORITE MEAL IN KING HALL IS: Personal pizzas
MY FIRST THOUGHT STEPPING ON THE NAVAL ACADEMY CAMPUS WAS : Pretty fancy place
WHAT I LOVE ON GAME DAY IS: The atmosphere on the locker room. No one needs to say anything; we know that all of us are ready to go.
MY FAVORITE CLASS IS (NAME AND WHY):
Synoptic Meteorology, great class that is applicable to everyday situations THE FIRST TIME I RAN OUT OF THE TUNNEL AT NAVY-MARINE CORPS I:
"Didn't remember this place being so big" THE WORD THAT BEST DESCRIBES A NAVY FOOTBALL PLAYER IS: