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Meet The Mid Presented By Verizon Wireless-James King

James King

James King

June 14, 2012

NAME: James King

HOMETOWN: Orinda Calif.
 
FAVORITE MEAL: My dad's ribs
 
FAVORITE TEAM GROWING UP: 49ers and Raiders
 
FAVORITE PLAYER GROWING UP: Jerry Rice
 
YOU WOULD BE SURPRISED TO KNOW THAT I: Like sardines
 
TO RELAX I LIKE TO: Sleep heavily
 
RIGHT NOW MY SERVICE SELECTION WOULD BE: Surface Warfare
 
WHAT HAS SURPRISED ME THE MOST ABOUT THE ACADEMY IS: The number of uniforms we have
 
AFTER MY SERVICE COMMITMENT I HOPE TO BE: A writer
 
IF I COULD EAT DINNER WITH ANYONE IN HISTORY IT WOULD BE: Pat Tillman
 
MY FAVORITE COACH NIUMATALOLO SAYING IS: "Nobody Cares!"
 
IF I COULD BE ANYONE IN HISTORY I WOULD BE (NAME AND WHY): Thomas Jefferson

IN HIGH SCHOOL I DREAMED OF BEING: A linebacker
 
IF I COULD TRADE PLACES WITH ONE OF MY TEAMMATES IT WOULD BE (NAME AND WHY): Joe Cardona, so I could experience being a specialist

IF I COULD BE COACH FOR A DAY I WOULD: Quote Remember the Titans, Rudy and Any Given Sunday as much as possible.
 
WHEN MY PARENTS ARE IN TOWN I LIKE TO: Go out to eat and chat with them
 
ON MY IPOD IS: Johnny Cash, Slipknot, Greenday, Eminem
 
MY FAVORITE SUMMER VACATION WAS: Going up to the mountains every 4th of July
 
MY FAVORITE MEAL IN KING HALL IS: Pizza
 
MY FIRST THOUGHT STEPPING ON THE NAVAL ACADEMY CAMPUS WAS: This place looks pretty cool. 


 

 

WHAT I LOVE ON GAME DAY IS: Running out on to the field and winning.
 
MY FAVORITE CLASS IS (NAME AND WHY): History, because it puts things in perspective.
 
THE FIRST TIME I RAN OUT OF THE TUNNEL AT NAVY-MARINE CORPS I: Tried to get on TV.
 
THE WORD THAT BEST DESCRIBES A NAVY FOOTBALL PLAYER IS: Selfless

08/30/14 vs Ohio State 12:00 PM
09/06/14 at Temple 1:00 PM
09/13/14 at Texas State 8:00 PM
09/20/14 Rutgers 3:30 PM
09/27/14 Western Kentucky 3:30 PM