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Meet The Mid-Chris Gesell

June 24, 2016

NAME:  Chris Gesell

CLASS:  Sophomore

POSITION: Guard

HEIGHT:  6-4

WEIGHT: 295
HOMETOWN: San Diego, Calif.

HIGH SCHOOL: St. Augustine
MAJOR:  Political Science
COACH THAT RECRUITED ME: Coach Johns
I CHOSE NAVY OVER: Air Force, Army and Yale
I CHOSE NAVY BECAUSE: The combination of academics and athletics with the opportunity to serve my country in the future.
POSITION COACH: Coach Ingram
FAVORITE MEAL:  California Burrito or a 4x4 from In-N-Out Burger
FAVORITE ATHLETE:   Bill Laimbeer
FAVORITE SPORTS TEAM:  San Diego Chargers
TO RELAX I LIKE TO:  Take a nap
RIGHT NOW MY SERVICE SELECTION WOULD BE:  Naval Aviator
IF I COULD EAT DINNER WITH ANY THREE PEOPLE IT WOULD BE: Muhammad Ali, Michael Jordan, Ronda Rousey 
IN HIGH SCHOOL I DREAMED OF BEING:  A doctor
ON GAME DAY I LISTEN TO:  Meek Mill
MY FAVORITE SUMMER VACATION WAS:   Disney World
MY FAVORITE FORM OF SOCIAL MEDIA IS: Instagram
MY FAVORITE PERSON TO FOLLOW ON TWITTER IS:  Giavanni Ruffin
MY FIRST THOUGHT STEPPING ON THE NAVAL ACADEMY CAMPUS WAS: It’s really cold here
 
WHAT I LOVE ON GAME DAY IS:   The atmosphere of the stadium
WHICH TEAM NOT ON NAVY'S SCHEDULE WOULD YOU MOST LIKE TO PLAY AND WHY:  At San Diego State so I can play in my hometown and against some of my friends.
MY FAVORITE PART OF BEING IN A CONFERENCE IS: The opportunity to win a conference championship.
THE WORD THAT BEST DESCRIBES A NAVY FOOTBALL PLAYER IS: Relentless
MY FAVORITE COACH NIUMATALOLO SAYING IS:  ”It is hard to win.”
THE PLAYER THAT WILL SURPRISE THE MOST PEOPLE ON OFFENSE IN 2016 IS:  Shawn White
THE PLAYER THAT WILL SURPRISE THE MOST PEOPLE ON DEFENSE IN 2016 IS:  Jarvis Polu
THE MOST VALUABLE OFFENSIVE PLAYER IN 2016 WILL BE:  Tago Smith
THE MOST VALUABLE DEFENSIVE PLAYER IN 2016 WILL BE: Amos Mason
THE TOUGHEST PLAYER ON THE NAVY FOOTBALL TEAM IS: Daniel Gonzales
THE FASTEST PLAYER ON THE NAVY FOOTBALL TEAM IS:  Jahmaal Daniel
THE STRONGEST PLAYER ON THE NAVY FOOTBALL TEAM IS:  Adam West
THE ONE PLAYER ON THE CURRENT TEAM THAT EPITOMIZES NAVY FOOTBALL:  Will Worth
THE FUNNIEST PLAYER ON THE TEAM IS:  Bryan Barrett
THE PLAYER ON THE TEAM MOST LIKELY TO BECOME SUPERINTENDENT: Adam Amosa
THE PLAYER ON THE TEAM MOST LIKELY TO BECOME COMMANDANT: Artie Vasquez

 

 

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