Meet The Mid Presented By Verizon Wireless-Keegan Wetzel
June 27, 2012
NAME: Keegan Wetzel
HOMETOWN: Chicago, Ill.
FAVORITE MEAL: Deep dish sausage pizza
FAVORITE TEAM GROWING UP: Chicago Bears
FAVORITE PLAYER GROWING UP: Michael Jordan
YOU WOULD BE SURPRISED TO KNOW THAT I: Want to go skydiving
TO RELAX I LIKE TO: Watch movies, read good books, or play guitar.
RIGHT NOW MY SERVICE SELECTION WOULD BE: Submarines
WHAT HAS SURPRISED ME THE MOST ABOUT THE ACADEMY IS: The majority of teachers are extremely helpful and look out for the best interest of the students.
AFTER MY SERVICE COMMITMENT I HOPE TO BE: An engineer and entrepreneur.
IF I COULD EAT DINNER WITH ANYONE IN HISTORY IT WOULD BE: FDR because of the changes and improvements he was able to implement in this country in a very difficult time.
MY FAVORITE COACH NIUMATALOLO SAYING IS: "Now I only went to the University of Hawaii, but even I can...(insert addition problem)"
IF I COULD BE ANYONE IN HISTORY I WOULD BE (NAME AND WHY): Michael Jordan, because he is probably the best winner I have ever watched play any sport.
IN HIGH SCHOOL I DREAMED OF BEING: A college football player and eventually a successful engineer and loving husband and father.
IF I COULD TRADE PLACES WITH ONE OF MY TEAMMATES IT WOULD BE (NAME AND WHY): Johnny O'Boyle so I could be a good golfer.
IF I COULD BE COACH FOR A DAY I WOULD: Practice on the beaches of Hawaii...then roast some pigs
WHEN MY PARENTS ARE IN TOWN I LIKE TO: Eat some good food and spend as much time with them as possible.
ON MY IPOD IS: Mike Stud, Darius Rucker, Eric Church, Radical Something, Eminem, Drake, Red Hot Chili Peppers, OAR, Dave Matthews
MY FAVORITE SUMMER VACATION WAS: Family trip to Yosemite National Park
MY FAVORITE MEAL IN KING HALL IS: Chicken...since we have it with almost every meal
MY FIRST THOUGHT STEPPING ON THE NAVAL ACADEMY CAMPUS WAS: I was really impressed by how close the campus and annapolis were.
WHAT I LOVE ON GAME DAY IS: Eating a good breakfast, putting my headphones on and getting focused.
MY FAVORITE CLASS IS (NAME AND WHY): Any systems engineering class at the academy is really interesting and useful.
THE FIRST TIME I RAN OUT OF THE TUNNEL AT NAVY-MARINE CORPS I: Knew I was part of a long line of history.
THE WORD THAT BEST DESCRIBES A NAVY FOOTBALL PLAYER IS: Tenacious