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Meet The Mid-Akili Taylor

July 10, 2016

NAME:  Akili Taylor

NUMBER:
39

POSITION:
 Fullback

CLASS: Sophomore

HEIGHT: 5-7

WEIGHT: 191

HOMETOWN:  Columbus, Ohio

HIGH SCHOOL: Bishop Ready

MAJOR:  Cyber Operations

COACH THAT RECRUITED ME:
Coach Mike Judge

I CHOSE NAVY OVER: 
Kent State, Tiffin, Notre Dame College

I CHOSE NAVY BECAUSE: The type of guys Navy recruits are high character guys who play with a chip on their shoulder

POSITION COACH:  Coach Mike Judge

FAVORITE MEAL:  Steak and mashed potatoes

FAVORITE ATHLETE:
   Barry Sanders

FAVORITE SPORTS TEAM:  Philadelphia Eagles

TO RELAX I LIKE TO:
 Eat, sleep, and watch Sportscenter

RIGHT NOW MY SERVICE SELECTION WOULD BE:  Information Warfare

IF I COULD EAT DINNER WITH ANY THREE PEOPLE IT WOULD BE:  Adrian Peterson, Eric Thomas and Ray Lewis 

IN HIGH SCHOOL I DREAMED OF BEING: A doctor

ON GAME DAY I LISTEN TO:  Kendrick Lamar, J.Cole, and Russ

MY FAVORITE SUMMER VACATION WAS: The Outer Banks in North Carolina as a high school senior

MY FAVORITE FORM OF SOCIAL MEDIA IS: I’m not a heavy social media guy

MY FAVORITE PERSON TO FOLLOW ON TWITTER IS:  I don’t have twitter

MY FIRST THOUGHT STEPPING ON THE NAVAL ACADEMY CAMPUS WAS: This campus is nice
 
WHAT I LOVE ON GAME DAY IS: The energy from the crowd

WHICH TEAM NOT ON NAVY'S SCHEDULE WOULD YOU MOST LIKE TO PLAY AND WHY: Ohio State, because it’s my hometown

MY FAVORITE PART OF BEING IN A CONFERENCE IS: Competing for a conference championship

THE WORD THAT BEST DESCRIBES A NAVY FOOTBALL PLAYER IS: Grind

MY FAVORITE COACH NIUMATALOLO SAYING IS:
  “You have no freaking clue”

THE PLAYER THAT WILL SURPRISE THE MOST PEOPLE ON OFFENSE IN 2016 IS: Tago Smith

THE PLAYER THAT WILL SURPRISE THE MOST PEOPLE ON DEFENSE IN 2016 IS: Micah Thomas

THE MOST VALUABLE OFFENSIVE PLAYER IN 2016 WILL BE:  Tago Smith

THE MOST VALUABLE DEFENSIVE PLAYER IN 2016 WILL BE: 
Josiah Powell

THE TOUGHEST PLAYER ON THE NAVY FOOTBALL TEAM IS:
Cameron Dudeck

THE FASTEST PLAYER ON THE NAVY FOOTBALL TEAM IS:  Dishan Romine

THE STRONGEST PLAYER ON THE NAVY FOOTBALL TEAM IS: 
Adam West

THE ONE PLAYER ON THE CURRENT TEAM THAT EPITOMIZES NAVY FOOTBALL:
  Cameron Dudeck

THE FUNNIEST PLAYER ON THE TEAM IS:
 Tory Delmonico

THE PLAYER ON THE TEAM MOST LIKELY TO BECOME SUPERINTENDENT:
Mike Martin

THE PLAYER ON THE TEAM MOST LIKELY TO BECOME COMMANDANT:
Taylor Jackson

 

 

 

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